No photo available. Represent Eduard Tisse? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 42,512 this week

Eduard Tisse (1897–1961)

Eduard Tisse was born on April 13, 1897 in Libava, Grobina uyezd, Courland Governorate, Russian Empire as Eduard Kazimirovich Tisse. He was a cinematographer and director, known for Battleship Potemkin (1925), Alexander Nevsky (1938) and Ivan the Terrible, Part I (1945). He died on November 18, 1961 in Moscow, Russian SFSR, USSR. See full bio »

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 16 people
created 23 Nov 2012
 
a list of 13 people
created 13 Aug 2013
 
list image
a list of 2 people
created 04 Nov 2013
 
list image
a list of 60 people
created 04 Feb 2014
 
a list of 100 people
created 1 month ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Eduard Tisse's work have you seen?

User Polls

4 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Cinematographer (34 credits)
 1979 Que Viva Mexico (Documentary)
 1958 Ivan the Terrible, Part II (as E. Tisse)
 1953 Man of Music
 1945 Ivan the Terrible, Part I (exteriors)
 1943 Seeds of Freedom (Potemkin sequences)
 1940 Time in the Sun (Documentary)
 1938 Alexander Nevsky (as E. Tisse)
 1935 Frontier
 1935 Bezhin lug (Short)
 1934 Death Day (Short)
 1933 Eisenstein in Mexico (Documentary)
 1931 La destrucción de Oaxaca (Documentary short)
 1930 Sentimental Romance (Short)
 1929 Old and New
 1925 Battleship Potemkin (lead cinematographer)
 1925 Gold Reserves
 1925 Strike
 1925 Jewish Luck
 1925 The Bear's Wedding (prologue)
 1921 Hunger... Hunger... Hunger (Documentary)
 1918 Signal
Show Show Director (3 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (2 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Editor (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

E. Tisse | Edouard Tissé | Eduard Tissé | Edward Tissé
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Trained as a painter and still photographer. Started working behind the camera on newsreels during the First World War, thereafter branching out into documentaries. Best known for his collaboration with Sergei M. Eisenstein between 1924 and 1946.

Star Sign:

Aries

Message Boards

Discuss Eduard Tisse on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page