Dziga and His Brothers

Directed by Evgeny Tsymbal

Release Year: 2002
Running Time: 54
Color Type: Color/B&W
Country: Russia
Language: English
Screening Info
Denis Kaufman
Mikhail Kaufman
Boris Kaufman

Directed by Evgeny Tsymbal

The fascinating and tumultuous lives of Mikhail, Boris and Denis Kaufman (better known as Dziga Vertov) are the focus of this powerful documentary. Using rare archival footage from Russian film archives and private collections, the brothers' lives and artistic development are traced from Bialystok to Moscow, Paris, and the Hollywood hills.