Strike

Thursday, October 19
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1hr 22mins // directed by:Sergei Eisenstein // featuring:Yudif Glizer, Maxim Strauch, Grigori Aleksandrov

The Coolidge is thrilled to host the return of the Alloy Orchestra! Alloy began their career here at the Coolidge with a new score for Metropolis in 1991. On Thursday, October 19, the Alloy Orchestra returns for a live performance of their score for Sergei M. Eisenstein's 1925 classic Strike.


Strike

One of the most auspicious directorial debuts of any filmmaker in history, Sergei Eisenstein's Strike (Stachka) is a dazzling and inventive film that blends political metaphor with radical technique as it dramatizes the genesis and violent consequences of a workers' revolt. A cinematic endeavor that applies some of the tactics of the avant