A Film by Yakov Protazanov
DVD5 | VIDEO_TS | PAL 4:3 | Cover | 01:20:50 | 4,56 Gb
Two Musical Scores AC3 5.1 @ 448 Kbps with English intertitles
Subs: French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Swedish, Slovenian,
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
This is called the first Soviet science fiction film because of its "futuristic" sets on Mars, although most of it takes place in Moscow. The movie is set at the beginning of the NEP (New Economic Policy) in December, 1921. A mysterious radio message is beamed around the world, and among the engineers who receive it are Los, the hero, and his colleague Spiridonov. Los is an individualist dreamer. Aelita is the daughter of Tuskub, the ruler of a totalitarian state on Mars in which the working classe are put into cold storage when they are not needed. With a telescope, Aelita is able to watch Los. As if by telepathy, Los obsesses about being watched by her…..