Film

From Eisenstein to Tartakovsky – this section looks into classic film and film makers of tsarist Russia and the USSR. If you are interested in modern movies, see our sister site PopKult.

Dziga Vertov: The Revolutionary Eye of the Camera

Like many other great Soviet filmmakers of the Russian avant-garde, David Abelevich Kaufman – better known by his revolutionary pseudonym Dziga Vertov – came from a largely scientific background, having likely been first introduced to film as a tool in one of his science classes at university. Given this fact, it is perhaps understandable that […]

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