Otto Boele – The Russion Revolution, Soviet Montage and the Promise of Intellectual Cinema

Otto Boele – The Russian Revolution, Soviet Montage and the Promise of Intellectual Cinema – 31 October 2017

The lecture explores the radical innovations that were introduced in early Soviet film by iconoclasts such as Kuleshov, Eisenstein and Vertov with the aim of turning cinema into a truly revolutionary art form.Otto Boele is a Senior University Lecturer at Leiden University with expertise in Contemporary Russian Literature, Romanticism, and Russian Cinema.