Dziga Vertov’s Man with a Movie Camera (1929) is without a doubt one of the most-watched and analyzed avant-garde works of all time. Its place in the cinematic canon has been reinforced by Sight & Sound’s once-a-decade poll, the most ...Read More »
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Ethan Gates is a graduate of NYU's MA program in Moving Image Archiving and Preservation. He has worked with Northeast Historic Film, Major League Baseball Productions and the Flaherty foundation, and is currently employed in the NYU Cinema Studies department's Film Study Center archive. He specialized his studies in Soviet cinema and has done extensive research on film preservation under Stalin, as well as the Soviet Westerns of the 1960s-1980s. His writing on film has been published by The New Republic and he blogs (semi-)regularly at bestfilmsofourlives.wordpress.com.