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A.k.a.
Man with a Movie Camera
Year
1929
Runtime
68 min.
Director
Dziga Vertov
Genres
Music, Documentary
Rating *
8.4
Votes *
13,697
Checks
6,075
Favs
835
Dislikes
46
Favs/checks
13.7% (1:7)
Favs/dislikes
18:1
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  1. Flops's avatar

    Flops

    This was way ahead of its time. The music in the Cinematic Orchestra version definitely adds to it. Almost makes for a psychedelic vibe at times. 7 years 1 month ago
  2. Wise Jake's avatar

    Wise Jake

    A great film. Insane montage and groundbreaking camera techniques. Definitely worth the hour it takes to watch this gem. 10 years 3 months ago
  3. ianjd's avatar

    ianjd

    This was really hard to search for on this site. 6 years 11 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #1 in Sight & Sound's The Greatest Documentaries of All Time
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  2. This movie ranks #5 in Harvard's Suggested Film Viewing: Non-Fiction Films
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  3. This movie ranks #8 in Paul Rotha's Silent but Not Forgotten
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  4. This movie ranks #11 in Sight & Sound's The Greatest Films of All Time
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  5. This movie ranks #17 in IMDb's Documentary Top 50
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  6. This movie ranks #20 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films
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  7. This movie ranks #25 in Empire Russia's 100 Best Russian Films: Readers' Choice
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  8. This movie ranks #30 in Silent Era's The Top 300 Silent Era Films
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  9. This movie ranks #46 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  10. This movie ranks #56 in BFI's 360 Classic Feature Films Project
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  11. This movie ranks #64 in BFI's 100 Documentary Films
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  12. This movie ranks #65 in David Thomson's Have You Seen?
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  13. This movie ranks #97 in Jonathan Rosenbaum's Essential Cinema
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  14. This movie ranks #174 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
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  15. This movie ranks #251 in Eureka!'s The Masters of Cinema Series
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  16. This movie ranks #340 in Amos Vogel's Film as a Subversive Art
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  17. This movie ranks #351 in Roger Ebert's Great Movies
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  18. This movie ranks #522 in Anthology Film Archives's Essential Cinema
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  19. This movie ranks #584 in Time Out's 1000 Films to Change Your Life
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  20. This movie ranks #662 in Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown
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  21. This movie ranks #774 in UNESCO's Memory of the World
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