Eisenstein, Sergei Mikhailovich

(1898-1948)
   Russian film director. Born in Riga, Latvia, he studied architecture at the Petrograd Institute of Civil Engineering. Later he joined the Red Army. In 1920 he became a set director of the Moscow Proletkult Theatre. His films include Strike, Battleship Potemkin, October, The General Line, Alexander Nevsky and Ivan the Terrible.

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  • EISENSTEIN, SERGEI MIKHAILOVICH — (1898–1948), Russian film director, son of a Jewish father who converted to Christianity and a non Jewish mother. Eisenstein s work, revolutionary both in technique and in subject matter, was a major contribution to the modern art of the cinema.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Eisenstein,Sergei Mikhailovich — Ei·sen·stein (īʹzən stīn , ā zyĭn shtānʹ), Sergei Mikhailovich. 1898 1948. Soviet filmmaker considered among the most influential directors in the history of motion pictures. His films include Potemkin (1925) and Alexander Nevsky (1938), his… …   Universalium

  • Eisenstein, Sergei Mikhailovich — (1898–1948)    Russian film director. In their epic scope, technical innovations and handling of crowd scenes, some of Eisenstein’s Russian historical films were masterpieces of the cinematic art. Among the best known ones were Battleship… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Eisenstein, Sergei Mikhailovich — (1898 1948) (Latvia)    Cinema director and illustrator. Produced explicit homoerotic illustrations, some humorous …   Dictionary of erotic artists: painters, sculptors, printmakers, graphic designers and illustrators

  • Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein — noun Russian film maker who pioneered the use of montage and is considered among the most influential film makers in the history of motion pictures (1898 1948) • Syn: ↑Eisenstein, ↑Sergei Eisenstein • Instance Hypernyms: ↑film maker, ↑filmmaker,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein — Sergueï Eisenstein Sergueï Eisenstein Сергей Эйзенштейн Naissance 23 janvier 1898 (C.J) Riga, gouvernement de Livonie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein — n. (1898 1948) Russian film maker who paved the way and initiated the use of montage …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Eisenstein — noun Russian film maker who pioneered the use of montage and is considered among the most influential film makers in the history of motion pictures (1898 1948) • Syn: ↑Sergei Eisenstein, ↑Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein • Instance Hypernyms: ↑film …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sergei Eisenstein — noun Russian film maker who pioneered the use of montage and is considered among the most influential film makers in the history of motion pictures (1898 1948) • Syn: ↑Eisenstein, ↑Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein • Instance Hypernyms: ↑film maker …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sergei Tretyakov — Sergei Mikhailovich Tretyakov (Russian: Сергей Михайлович Третьяков, Riga, 1892 ndash; September 10, 1937) was a Russian constructivist writer, playwright and special correspondent for Pravda. He graduated 1916 from the department of law at… …   Wikipedia

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