Zvenigora ★★★★ 1928
Dovzhenko's first major film, and a lyrical revelation in the face of Soviet formality: a passionate, funny fantasy tableaux of 1,000 years of Ukrainian history, encompassing wild folk myths, poetic drama, propaganda and social satire. Silent. 73m/B VHS . RU Nikolai Nademsky, Alexander Podorozhny, Semyon Svashenko; D: Alexander Dovzhenko.