Sergei Eisenstein

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Sergei Eisenstein
BornSergei Mikhailovich Eizenshtein
23 Januar 1898
Riga, Govrenorate o Livonie, Roushie Empire
Dee'd11 Februar 1948(1948-02-11) (aged 50)
Moscow, Soviet Union
Years active1923–1946
Hauf-marrae(s)Pera Atasheva (1934–1948; his daith)
AwairdsStalin prizes (1941, 1946)

Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein (Roushie: Сергей Михайлович Эйзенштейн; 23 Januar 1898 – 11 Februar 1948) wis a Soviet Roushie film director an film theorist, a pioneer in the theory an practice o montage. He is notit in pairticular for his silent films Strike (1924), Battleship Potemkin (1925) an October (1927), as well as the historical epics Alexander Nevsky (1938) an Ivan the Terrible (1944, 1958).