Birth Name: Sergei Mikhailovich Eizenshtein
Born: 23 January 1898 Died: 11 February 1948
Country of origin: Latvia
Height: 5' 7"
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Sergei Eisenstein (January 23, 1898 - February 11, 1948) was a Russian director noted for his films Battleship Potemkin and Oktober, both based loosely on a true story and presented in a realistic fashion, causing an immeasurable influence on early documentary directors.
Eisenstein was a pioneer in the use of editing. He believed that film editing was more than merely a method used to link scenes together in a movie; he felt that careful editing could actually be used to manipulat