About the film
socialist realism soviet union filmmaker ukrainian culture silent soviet era national representation cinema poetry
The Golden Gates
Release Date: March 01, 1971
|Writers||:||Yuliya Solntseva, Alexander Dovzhenko, Valeri Karen|
The film-remembrance of the creative fate of the Ukrainian Soviet film director Alexander Dovzhenko, shot on his diaries. It has his statements about his work, about the role of the artist in society, his plans and sources of inspiration, his artistic style and the peculiarities of his worldview. Used excerpts from his films and documentary footage taken during the director's life, as well as filmed fragments of the unfinished scripts " The Death of the Gods” and “Tsar”.