Introduction: Projects of a New Vision1. They Must Be Represented: Kulturfilm and the National Niche in Soviet Cinema2. Absolute Kinography: Vertov's Cine-Race across the Soviet Universe3. Arctic Travelogues: Conquering the Soviet North4. Forest People, Wild and Tamed: Travelogues in the Far East5. Diagnosing the Nations: Nationalizing Dirt and Disease on the Screen6. Touring the Caucasus7. Camels and Railways: Filming Central Asia8. Epilogue: Day of a New World
Dr. Oksana Sarkisova is Research Fellow at the Vera & Donald Blinken Open Society Archives of the Central European University, and Director of the Verzio International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival (Budapest), Hungary.