The state organ controlling art, The Proletarian Cultural and Enlightenment Organization, was founded immediately after the 1917 October Revolution
and sought to put all arts into the Service of the dictatorship of proletariat.
Nicholas and Alexandra (BBC Two Wales, 2pm) | Epic historical costume drama chronicling the reign of Nicholas II, the last tsar of Russia, until his overthrow in the 1917 October Revolution
and exile in Siberia.
1959) NICHOLAS AND ALEXANDRA (BBC Two Wales, 2pm) Epic historical costume drama chronicling the reign of Nicholas II, the last Tsar of Russia, until his overthrow in the 1917 October Revolution
and exile in Siberia with his family, culminating in their assassination.
Russia's Putin-era retreat from democratic values and its disavowal of the opportunities created by Communism's collapse have also led scholars to reconsider both the periodization of Russia's history and the significance of such events as the 1917 October Revolution
Russian ANZACs also explores the impact of the 1917 October Revolution
in Russia on Russians serving with the AIE Some Russians felt that as Russia had negotiated a peace treaty, they should cease fighting.
Shostakovich's Festive Overture was written for the 1954 anniversary of the 1917 October Revolution
which saw the Bolsheviks take control in Russia.