Man with a Movie Camera (1929)
The dam shot.
The whole magician sequence.
The poster of the film is shown several time.
The poster for this film is shown
In the last reel, there is a poster for the showing of the film at the Proletarian Cinema (Kiev).
Cut from a crowd to a train coming towards the camera
This movie is a hommage to Vertov's film.
Title and the latter movie pays homage to the former
Certain shots in the film - such as the shadow of the camera - were intended as tributes to Vertov's film.
in part II - pictures shown
Referencing the earlier film's intricate, go-for-broke visual aesthetic, director Nathan Vass briefly appears as the Man With a Movie Camera.
Referenced by name
In "Experimental Film", the imagery and scenes of Strong Sad watching film sprocket holds go by refers to this early experimental movie, which has a section where the sides of the film are exposed, and the characters look outside their own frame/world at the holes running by
Narrator attempts to imitate Vertov's camera technique
Band members in the dark waiting for the cue to start playing
Another "life caught unawares" film that is directly influenced by Man with a Movie Camera
Clips included in documentary
Footage from this film was edited into this episode
At the end of the movie, the main character changes his thesis focus from German film to Russian film. This is the Russian film he is watching.
Clip included; editing analysed.
Two scenes of this movie appear.