Reconstructed in 1979 by Grigory Alexandrov and Nikita Orlov from material shot in 1931-1932. A series of vignettes blending the ethnographic, the political, the scenic and the surreal. Also includes: ROMANCE SENTIMENTALE (Eisenstein, 1930, sound, 20 min.), MISERY AND FORTUNE OF A WOMAN [EXCERPT] (1929, 20 min.)
Supplemental material: “Que Viva clippings” - texts pertaining to the production and release of QUE VIVA MEXICO.