The Russian Revolution in Colour

Fear and Paranoia

Series 1 - Episode 2 Fear and Paranoia



The conclusion of the two-part documentary charting the events following Lenin's rise to power, as the anticipated communist society was superseded by totalitarianism. After an attempt on his life, Lenin instituted a severe crackdown on political opponents and the bourgeoisie that inspired opposition from a number of factions and led to the assassination of the royal family.

Cast & Crew

Director Ian Lilley
Executive Producer Alan Clements