My Encounter with Eisenstein – Tatiana Brandrup

My Encounter with Eisenstein Tatiana Brandrup What interests me about Sergei Eisenstein is his work as an artist under a totalitarian regime. I am moved by his curiosity and openness to the world, which opposed the system that surrounded him. I am half-Russian and grew up in the West in a world divided in two… Continue reading My Encounter with Eisenstein – Tatiana Brandrup

My Encounter with Eisenstein – Naum Kleiman

My Encounter with Eisenstein Naum Kleiman When I started studying at the VGIK Film Institute in 1956, the only film of Eisenstein’s I knew was Alexander Nevski. I had watched it when I was still at school, as it was shown every year and was on permanent release. But I can’t say that it was… Continue reading My Encounter with Eisenstein – Naum Kleiman

Project Genesis

Project Genesis Tatiana Brandrup This project grew out of a series of wonderful encounters – with Naum and Vera Kleiman, Katrin Springer, Anna Luise Kiss, in 2020 with our remarkable team and, many times over, with Sergei Eisenstein. In December 2009, I met Naum Kleiman and visited Eisenstein’s flat for the first time. Back then… Continue reading Project Genesis