- Anytime Vakulinchuk speaks.
- On a meta level, the Odessa Steps Massacre sequence. A quick, chaotic flurry of images all edited and presented in a powerful, overwhelming moment. The first movie where the editing had an impact on how viewers saw and felt everything. Every quick-cut montage scene owes its existence to this one.
- Getting praise from none other than fascism propaganda maestro Josef Goebbels for the power of its message, saying "It could turn anyone into a Bolshevik."
Awesome / The Battleship Potemkin