Performed by

The Pet Shop Boys and Dresdner Sinfoniker

Original score by

The Pet Shop Boys (Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe)


Torsten Rasch

Art direction

Simon McBurney


Sven Ortel


Kay Basson, Neil Alexander, Gareth Fry


Christina Cunningham

Complicite performers

Simon McBurney, Tim McMullan, Charlotte Medcalf

A screening of Eisenstein's 1925 film, 'Battleship Potemkin' in Trafalgar Square, accompanied by a new score written and performed by The Pet Shop Boys with the Dresdner Sinfoniker.


The film was preceded by a montage of images of political protest in Trafalgar Square, Suffragette demonstrations, Poll Tax riots and the Stop the War movement.


Presented by the ICA as part of the annual programme of free events organised by the Mayor of London.