Soviet Cinema, 1929–41: The Development of Industry and Infrastructure

  title={Soviet Cinema, 1929–41: The Development of Industry and Infrastructure},
  author={Jamie Miller},
  journal={Europe-Asia Studies},
  pages={103 - 124}
Abstract This article explores the development of the Soviet film industry in the 1920s and 1930s and argues that the rise of Soviet cinema as an industry was hampered by a lack of technical equipment and the know-how to produce this, and that the USSR struggled to achieve independence in the production of equipment for film production and demonstration throughout the 1930s. The article examines the technical and economic aspects of film production in the Soviet Union in the 1920s and 1930s. It… Expand
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