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Lines of Resistance: Dziga Vertov and the Twenties [Hardcover]

By Yuri Tsivian (Editor)
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Lines of Resistance is a major collection of little-known writings by and about Dziga Vertov, available here in English for the first time. While Vertov's uncompromising writings and his experimental features, such as Man with a Movie Camera, are known and discussed in the West, less is known about the other films he made in the 1920s, and still less about the response they provoked in the Soviet Union and abroad. Vertov liked to call his films and his essays "bombs" -- and indeed the public reaction to them was nothing short of explosive. This book follows the development of his work and opinions from 1917 to 1930, and chronicles contemporary reactions to them, including such prominent personalities as fellow directors Lev Kuleshov and Sergei Eisenstein, artists Aleksandr Rodchenko and Kazimir Malevich, and theorists Walter Benjamin and Siegfried Kracauer.

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Studio: Indiana University Press
Pages   440
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 1.5" Width: 7" Height: 9.75"
Weight:   2.88 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Jan 21, 2005
Publisher   Le Giornate del Cinema Muto
ISBN  8886155158  
ISBN13  9788886155151  

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Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Yuri Tsivian was born in Latvia and received his Ph.D. from the Leningrad Institute of Theatre, Music and Cinema in 1984. He is Professor of Art History and Cinema Studies at the University of Chicago and author of "Silent Witnesses: Russian Films, 1908-1919 "(1989), "Early Cinema in Russia and its Cultural Reception "(1994), and, in collaboration with Yuri Lotman, "Dialogues with the Screen" (1994).

Yuri Tsivian currently resides in the state of Illinois. Yuri Tsivian has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Chicago University of Chicago, USA University of Chicago.

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An Incredible Book  May 29, 2006
An incredible book that compiles reviews of Vertov's work, Vertov's responses to reviews, Vertov's writing and speeches. This book covers almost everything about Vertov. Really worth the price if you are at all serious about Vertov or Soviet montage.

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