Man with a Movie Camera

Neil Brand accomponies the 1929 film with live piano

Man with a Movie Camera

Dziga Vertov’s groundbreaking 1929 Constructivist film is given a new lease of life on the big screen with a live piano accompaniment by prolific composer Neil Brand. GFT, Glasgow, Fri 20 Aug.

Man with a Movie Camera

  • 4 stars
  • 1929
  • Soviet Union
  • 68 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Dziga Vertov
  • Written by: Dziga Vertov

Vertov's unforgettable documentary is a portrait of day-to-day Muscovite life, which not only employs every device available to the cinematographer of the time, but does so with irresistible charm, humour and intelligence.


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