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Unformatted text preview: which is more objective than the human eye (formalists) emulates Lumiére brothers the art of putting together different realities: editing (the montage) better than reality • how do you film an emotion? why editing comes into play edited 3 shots a bowl of soup (hunger), a coffin (grief), a father & child (paternal love) represent an emotion • Sergei Eistenstein given the opportunity to commemorate the 1905 uprising: Battleship Potemkin an aborted revolution: failed right after the Russo-Japanese War the two main groups of actors are the people of Odessa & the crew no heroes: only the masses people were afraid to praise Eisenstein during the Cold War era *Kammerspiel films *Vampyr *The Last Man * The Cahimet of Fr. Caligari *The Blue Angel USSR *The Strike (Pudovkin) *The End of St. Petersburg (Pudovkin) *Alexander Nevsky (Eisenstein)...
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- Fall '10
- Sergei Eisenstein, low literacy rates, newsreels Dziga Vertov, Caligari *The Blue