FILM : October: Ten Days that Shook the World
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October: Ten Days that Shook the World 1928 Boris Livanov, Vladimir Popoff, Vasili Nicandrov St Petersburg or Petrograd, the same place.
Director : Sergei Eisenstein,   Production Company : Sovkino  Region : REST OF THE WORLD

The October Revolution in 1917 in Russia.

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October 1917 - Ten Days That Shook The World [1927] [DVD]

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October: Ten Days that Shook the World - Bridge over the River Neva, St Petersburg. In fact Trinity Bridge (Troitsky Most) with the top of the monument to Field-Marshall Alexander Suvorov. Speedily identified by Neil Harvey.
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October: Ten Days that Shook the World

oct001. Bridge over the River Neva, St Petersburg. In fact Trinity Bridge (Troitsky Most) with the top of the monument to Field-Marshall Alexander Suvorov. Speedily identified by Neil Harvey. (www.nevsky-prospekt.com)

October: Ten Days that Shook the World - Same as 005?
Yes says Neil, Part of the Admiralty (see photos http://www.nevsky-prospekt.com/admiralty.html)
October: Ten Days that Shook the World

oct002. Same as 005? Yes says Neil, Part of the Admiralty (see photos http://www.nevsky-prospekt.com/admiralty.html)

oct002n. Photo by Neil, but he really didn't need to hire an aeroplane! But I'm glad he did.
(Modern Photo Added: 21-02-2011)

October: Ten Days that Shook the World - One of the bridges over the Neva, from the north side.
Trinity Bridge, says Neil.
October: Ten Days that Shook the World

oct003. One of the bridges over the Neva, from the north side. Trinity Bridge, says Neil.

October: Ten Days that Shook the World - Was this Lenin's house, I seem to recall?
Neil says,
October: Ten Days that Shook the World

oct004. Was this Lenin's house, I seem to recall? Neil says, "The mansion house that Lenin lived in for a while after the Bolsheviks requisitioned it from the ballerina Mathilda Kschessinskaya".

October: Ten Days that Shook the World - Could this be one of the Ministry buildings along the Neva? See 002.
Neil believes it is part of the Admiralty building.
October: Ten Days that Shook the World

oct005. Could this be one of the Ministry buildings along the Neva? See 002. Neil believes it is part of the Admiralty building.

October: Ten Days that Shook the World - Nevsky and ?
Looking down from the rooftops of Nevsky building to the corner of Sadovaya Ullitsa, advises Neil
October: Ten Days that Shook the World

oct006. Nevsky and ? Looking down from the rooftops of Nevsky building to the corner of Sadovaya Ullitsa, advises Neil

October: Ten Days that Shook the World - Landing steps, Neva?
Neva Embankment steps, not sure which, admits Neil
October: Ten Days that Shook the World

oct007. Landing steps, Neva? Neva Embankment steps, not sure which, admits Neil

October: Ten Days that Shook the World - Nevsky Prospect, St Petersburg
October: Ten Days that Shook the World

oct008. Nevsky Prospect, St Petersburg "High Street". Neil agrees, with clarification: Looking across Nevsky Pr to the Imperial Public Library (as it was called then)

October: Ten Days that Shook the World - A bridge with the Peter and Paul fortress in background?
Neil suggests; This looks like Palace Bridge with the Admiralty in the background.
So, Admiralty on the left behind the carriage. Peter and Paul, the spire on the right?
October: Ten Days that Shook the World

oct009. A bridge with the Peter and Paul fortress in background? Neil suggests; This looks like Palace Bridge with the Admiralty in the background. So, Admiralty on the left behind the carriage. Peter and Paul, the spire on the right?

October: Ten Days that Shook the World - A bridge, Peter and Paul fortress in background?
Palace Bridge, towards Admiralty quay. Neil Harvey.
October: Ten Days that Shook the World

oct010. A bridge, Peter and Paul fortress in background? Palace Bridge, towards Admiralty quay. Neil Harvey.

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