Battleship Potemkin (, Bronenosets Potyomkin), sometimes rendered as Battleship Potyomkin, is a 1925 Soviet silent film directed by Sergei Eisenstein and produced by Mosfilm. It presents a dramatized version of the mutiny that occurred in 1905 when the crew of the Russian battleship Potemkin rebelled against its officers.
The film is set in June 1905; the protagonists of the film are the members of the crew of the ''Potemkin'', a battleship of the Imperial Russian Navy's Black Sea Fleet. Eisenstein divided the plot into five acts, each with its own title:
|author||Nikolai Aseev Nina Agadzhanova-Shutko Sergei Eisenstein Sergei Tretyakov|
|editor||Grigori Aleksandrov Sergei Eisenstein Uncredited:|
|keywords||baby carriage black sea black sea fleet borscht broken glass canned goods charismatic leader cheer clean cook cossack cossack host cut fall firing squad flee fly give us this day our daily bread happen hide imperial russia imperial russian navy kill last rites lord\'s prayer meet morning moving in odessa odessa steps opera house outnumber potemkin stairs red flag russian battleship potemkin sail shout sleep tendra tendra spit understand uprise woman shot|
|musicBy||Nikolai Nikolayevich Kryukov|
|theme||epic propaganda silent|