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Lev Kuleshov (1899–1970)


Lev Kuleshov was a Russian director who used the editing technique known as the "Kuleshov effect." Although some of the editing innovations, such as crosscutting were used by other directors before him, Kuleshov was the first to use it in the Soviet Russia. he was driving a Ford sports car amidst hard situation in the post-Civil war USSR, and ... See full bio »

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Known For

By the Law Director
(1926)
(1933)
Horizon Director
(1932)
Sibiryaki Director
(1940)

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Spouse:

Aleksandra Khokhlova  (his death)

Relatives:

Boris Kuleshov (sibling)
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Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume One, 1890-1945". Pages 579-583. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1987. See more »

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