VERTOV, DZIGA


VERTOV, DZIGA
VERTOV, DZIGA (originally Denis Kaufman; 1897–1954), Russian pioneer in newsreel-documentary movie director and founder of the "cine-eye, cine-ear" theory. He edited (early 1920s) the newsreel kino-pravda from film taken by cameramen he dispatched throughout the U.S.S.R. After 1924 Vertov headed his own group of movie theorists and filmmakers; his brother and chief cameramen MIKHAIL KAUFMAN went with him. Among his documentaries are One Sixth of the World (1927), Three Songs of Lenin (1932), and Lullaby (1937).

Encyclopedia Judaica. 1971.

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