May 31st 2018
Lunar Film / Performance Series: Battleship Potemkin
@ Agitator: a co-operative gallery
1112 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
Opening Thursday, May 31st, from 7:30PM - 10PM
Join us for this installment of the Lunar Film / Performance Series.
Sergey M. Eisenstein’s 1925 masterpiece BATTLESHIP POTEMKIN ! ! !
“There is no individual hero as there was in the old theatre. It is the mass that acts: the battleship and its sailors and the city and its population in revolutionary mood.” – Alexei Gvozdev
Named the greatest film of all time at the Brussels World’s Fain in 1958.
Named one of the greatest films of all time by the British Film Institute 2012.
With a live score by the Chicago Musical Development Collective.
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