Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Ei·sen·stein(ī′zən-stīn′, ā′zyĭn-shtān′), Sergei Mikhailovich 1898-1948.
Soviet filmmaker who greatly influenced cinematic technique with his skillful development of montage in such films as The Battleship Potemkin (1925) and Alexander Nevsky (1938).
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Eisenstein(ˈaɪzənˌstaɪn; Russian ejzɪnˈʃtjejn)
(Biography) Sergei Mikhailovich (sɪrˈɡjej miˈxajləvitʃ). 1898–1948, Soviet film director. His films include Battleship Potemkin (1925), Alexander Nevsky (1938), and Ivan the Terrible (1944)
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
Sergei Mikhailovich, 1898–1948, Russian theatrical and motion-picture director.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||Eisenstein - Russian film maker who pioneered the use of montage and is considered among the most influential film makers in the history of motion pictures (1898-1948)|
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.