ebooks and download videos Search All  Title  Author 
Home / Nonfiction / Performing Arts / Film & Video / Direction & Production

Sergei Eisenstein: A Life in Conflict

| £19.25 | €21.48 | Ca$31.40 | Au$30.94
by Ronald Bergan
What is this?DRM-EPUB | by download   add to wish list
Sergei Eisenstein: A Life in Conflict by Ronald Bergan

Now back in print, this acclaimed biography reassesses a titan of early cinema based on new material released after the fall of the Soviet Union.

Sergei Eisenstein: A Life in Conflict tells the dramatic story of one of world cinema??s towering geniuses and principal theorists. Ronald Bergan details Eisenstein??s life from his precocious childhood to his explosion onto the avant-garde scene in revolutionary Russia, through his groundbreaking film career, his relationships with authors and artists such as James Joyce and Walt Disney, and his untimely death at age fifty. Eisenstein??s landmark films, including The Battleship Potemkin and Ivan the Terrible, are still watched, admired, and taught throughout the world.

Drawing upon material recently released from the Soviet archives after the breakup of the USSR and from Eisenstein??s personal letters, diaries, and sketches, Bergan shines a new light on the influence of Eisenstein??s early life on his work, his homosexuality, and his keen interest in the West. This book is the definitive biography of an influential director who saw film as the synthesis of all the arts and whose work displayed a passionate and profound grasp of art, science, philosophy, and religion.

To view this DRM protected ebook on your desktop or laptop you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. It is a free software. We also strongly recommend that you sign up for an AdobeID at the Adobe website. For more details please see FAQ 1&2. To view this ebook on an iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device you will need the Adobe Digital Editions app, or BlueFire Reader or Txtr app. These are free, too. For more details see this article.

SHARE  Share by Email  Share on Facebook  Share on Twitter  Share on Linked In  Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 804886

Ebook Details
Pages: 420
Size: 32.0 MB
Publisher: Arcade Publishing
Date published:   2016
ISBN: 9781628726268 (DRM-EPUB)

DRM Settings
Copying:not allowed
Printing:not allowed
Read Aloud:  not allowed

This product is listed in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Biography & Autobiography > Entertainment & Performing Arts
Nonfiction > Performing Arts > Film & Video > Direction & Production

This author has products in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Performing Arts > Film & Video > Direction & Production
Nonfiction > Biography & Autobiography > Artists, Architects, Photographers
Nonfiction > Biography & Autobiography > Entertainment & Performing Arts
Nonfiction > Performing Arts > Individual Director

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.

Submit 5 page SummaryWhat is this?

© 2016