Russian Cinema Volume 6
Contents: The Peasants’ Lot (1912) and Silent Witnesses (1914).
This disc contains the program Volume 6, Class Distinctions.
The Milestone Cinematheque
2009 DVD edition
Early Russian Cinema, Volume 6, Class Distinctions (1912-1914), black & white, 95 minutes total, not rated,
including The Peasants’ Lot (1912), black & white, ? minutes, not rated, and Silent Witnesses (1914), black & white, ? minutes, not rated.
Milestone Film & Video, Mile015D, UPC 7-84148-00153-1.
One single-sided, single-layered, Region 0NTSC DVD-R disc, 1.33:1 aspect ratio image in full-frame 4:3 (720 x 480 pixels) interlaced scan MPEG-2 format, ? Mbps average video bit rate, ? kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo sound, Russian language intertitles, permanent English language subtitles, chapter stops; slimline DVD keepcase, $24.95.
Release date: 1 February 2009
Country of origin: USA
Originally produced for home video by the British Film Institute in 1991 and released in the USA on VHS videotape by Milestone Film & Video, this ten-volume (nine-disc) collection of prerevolutionary Russian film productions is now available on NTSC DVD-R discs.
The film are accompanied with piano music scores by Neil Brand.