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Eisenstein, Sergei Syllabification: Ei·sen·stein, Sergei
Pronunciation: /ˈīzənˌSHtīn/

Definition of Eisenstein, Sergei in English:

( 1898–1948), Russian movie director, born in Latvia; full name Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein. He is noted for The Battleship Potemkin (1925), a commemoration of the Russian Revolution of 1905 that is celebrated for its pioneering use of montage.

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