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Title Eisenstein rediscovered / edited by Ian Christie and Richard Taylor
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1993


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 260 pages) : illustrations
Series Soviet cinema
Soviet cinema.
Contents Introduction : rediscovering Eisenstein / Ian Christie -- Arguments and ancestors / Naum Kleiman -- Jay Leyda and Bezhin Meadow / David Stirk and Elena Pinto Simon -- Eisenstein's early films abroad / Kristin Thompson -- Introduction : Eisenstein at La Sarraz / Richard Taylor -- Imitation as mastery : Some personal reflections on taboo / Sergei Eisenstein -- Eisenstein and Russian symbolist culture : an unknown script of October / Yuri Tsivian -- Eisenstein's theatre work / Robert Leach -- Eisenstein's Pushkin project / Håkan Lövgren -- Eisenstein and Shakespeare / N.M. Lary -- Graphic flourish : aspects of the art of mise-en-scène / Arun Khopkar -- Eisenstein as theoretician : preliminary considerations / Edoardo G. Grossi -- The essential bone structure : mimesis in Eisenstein / Mikhail Yampolsky -- Eisenstein and the theory of 'models'; or, how to distract the spectator's attention / Myriam Tsikounas
Eisenstein and the theory of the photogram / François Albera -- The frame and montage in Eisenstein's 'later' aesthetics / Michael O'Pray
Summary In Eisenstein Rediscovered Ian Christie and Richard Taylor present the first true East-West symposium on Eisenstein with an unparalleled diversity of views and methodologies. Two newly discovered texts by Eisenstein are here translated fro the first time, and all the contributors make extensive use of material only recently available - variant scripts, drawings, diaries and other writings - to probe behind the familiar facade. The ̀new' Eisenstein that emerges is in all respects a more engaging and contemporary figure than is traditionally perceived, his wit, eroticism and eclectic
Analysis Cinema Films (Motion pictures)
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
Notes Papers from a conference held at Keble College, Oxford, July 1988
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Eisenstein, Sergei, 1898-1948 -- Criticism and interpretation -- Congresses
SUBJECT Eisenstein, Sergei, 1898-1948 fast
Subject Soviet cinema
PERFORMING ARTS -- Film & Video -- Direction & Production.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Christie, Ian, 1945-
Taylor, Richard, 1946-
LC no. 92026363
ISBN 0203991486