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Lenin in Poland (1966)
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Lenin in Poland (1966)
Original name: Ленин в Польше, Lenin v Polché
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The life of the great Bolshevik leader before the Russian revolution is chronicled in this bio-pic. Much of the tale centers on his exile in Poland where Lenin becomes friends with two peasants. The little girl has a strong belief in the nationalist cause. Later Lenin hears she was killed for withholding information about him.
Plot: world war one, revolution, communist, propaganda, communist propaganda
Time: 1910s

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