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Writings, 1922-1934: Sergei Eisenstein Selected Works, Volume 1 Sergei Eisenstein

Writings, 1922-1934: Sergei Eisenstein Selected Works, Volume 1

Published June 15th 2010
ISBN : 9781848853553
Paperback
344 pages
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I.B.Tauris is delighted to announce the reissue in paperback in three volumes of the definitive, most comprehensive edition, in the finest translations and fully annotated, of the writings of this great filmmaker, theorist and teacher of film -- andMoreI.B.Tauris is delighted to announce the reissue in paperback in three volumes of the definitive, most comprehensive edition, in the finest translations and fully annotated, of the writings of this great filmmaker, theorist and teacher of film -- and one of the most original aesthetic thinkers of the twentieth century.Now in paperback for the first time, Volume 1 documents from the definitive Russian texts the complex course of Sergei Eisensteins writings during the revolutionary years in the Soviet Union.  It presents Eisenstein the innovative aesthetic thinker, socialist artist and humourist, passionately engaged in the debates over the art forms of the future. Importantly, this was also the period of Eisenstein’s great silent masterpieces, The Strike, The Battleship Potemkin, October and The General Line, and of his controversial sojourns in Hollywood and Mexico.