Eisenstein on the Audiovisual: The Montage of Music, Image and Sound in Cinema (KINO - The Russian Cinema)

Eisenstein on the Audiovisual: The Montage of Music, Image and Sound in Cinema (KINO - The Russian Cinema)

Robert Robertson


The pioneering movie director and theorist Sergei Eisenstein is understood for the unmatched effect his movies have had at the improvement of cinema. much less is understood approximately his amazing and vast writings, which current a continent of principles approximately movie. Robert Robertson provides a lucid and fascinating advent to a key zone of Eisenstein’s suggestion: his rules concerning the audiovisual in cinema, that are extra pertinent this day than ever earlier than. With the appearance of electronic expertise, track and sound now act as autonomous variables mixed with the visible medium to supply a very audiovisual outcome. Eisenstein explored in his writings this complicated, intriguing topic with extra intensity and originality than the other practitioner, and this is often an obtainable and unique exploration of his principles. Winner of the Kraszna Krausz Foundations’s And/Or Award for top relocating photo ebook of 2009, Eisenstein at the Audiovisual is vital studying for college students and practitioners of the audiovisual in cinema and similar audiovisual types, together with theatre, opera, dance and multimedia.

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