Designed by Boris Iofan, it is a part of huge apartment complex, with adjoining music hall, department store, 'kitchen-factory' (a prominent sign of the period), post office, etc.
After many decades of being one of the city's most popular and luxurious film theaters, now Udarnik
(which means Striker
, literally) is neglected and forgotten.P.S. There is a powerhouse in the background
Photo by © Dmitry Karpov AKA pompeya