2091

Fund Number : 2091
Title : Vertov, Dziga (Kaufman, Denis Arkadyevich; 1896-1954) - film director
Annotation :
1919 - 1949. Manuscripts of D. Vertov. Articles: "Kinoglaz" i bor'ba za kinohroniku" ("The Camera Eye" and the defence of news films) (1926), "Shestaya chast' mira" (The one-sixth of the world) (1926), "Kak my delali fil'm o Lenine" (How we made our film about Lenin) (1934), "Lenin i kino" (Lenin and cinematography) (1936), etc.; autobiography (1949). 34 manuscripts in all. Film directing documents of D. Vertov. Scenarios, editorial scripts, shooting plans, photographs of shots and other materials for directing films: "Kinoglaz" (The camera eye) (1924), "Shagay, Sovet" (Go onward, Soviets) (1925 - 1926), "Shestaya chast' mira" (One-sixth of the world) (1925 - 1926), "Odinnadtsaty" (The eleventh) (1927 - 1928), "Chelovek s kinoapparatom" (The man with a camera) (1928), "Jentuziazm" ( "Simfoniya Donbassa") (Enthusiasm (The symphony of Donbass)) (1929 - 1931), "Tri pesni o Lenine" (Three songs about Lenin) (1932 - 1934), "Kolybel'naya" (The lullaby) (1936), "Sergo Ordzhonikidze" (1937), "Tri geroini" (Three hero women) (1938). Letters of D. Vertov to Y. I. Svilova, his wife 77 (1931 - 1949). Mandate issued by Revolutionary War Council of South-East front on appointing D. Vertov in charge of cinematographic recording at the front - photocopy (1919); posters and film theatre programmes with films by D. Vertov (1923 - 1931); certificate of crerative worker of D. Vertov [1940s]. Reviews (photo- and typewritten copies) on creative work of D. Vertov of: M. Andersen-Nekse, L. Aragon, N. N. Aseyev, А. Barbusse, G.-R. Blok, V. V. Ivanov, E.-E. Kish, Kukryniksy, S. de Mille, L. Mussinak, R. Rolland, G. Sadul, I. Z. Trauberg, H. Wells, A. A. Fadeyev, Ch. Chaplin, S. M. Eisenstein, I. G. Erenburg, S. I. Yutkevich,etc. (1926 - 1935); articles and newspaper items about D. Vertov - newspaper and journal cuttings (1919 - 1939). Photographs of D. Vertov, individual and group with J. Ivens, M. M. Raskova,etc., 24 (1925 - [1940s]). Dedication of L.-F. Lingart to D. Vertov on a book (1930). 1897-1975. Film directing documents of D. Vertov. Scenarios, work requests, editorial scripts: "Kinonedelya" (The week's film) (1918 - 1919), "Den' Vseobucha" (Vseobuch day) (1919), "Protsess Mironova" (Trial of Mironov) (1919), "O poezdke agitpoezda "Sivetskyy Kavkaz" (The journey of "The Soviet Caucasus" propaganda train) (1920), "Kinopravda" (True film stories) (1922 - 1925), "O priklyuchenii delegatov, eduschikh v Moskvu na s''ezd Kominterna" (The adventure of delegates of Comintern congress heading to Moscow) (1923), "Goskinocalendar' " (Goskino calendar) (1923 - 1925), "Kinoglaz. (Zhizn' vrasplokh)" (The camera eye. (Life caught off guard)) (1924), "Shagay, Sovet!" (Go onward, Soviets) "Shestaya chast' mira" (One-sixth of the world) (1926), "Odinnadtsatyy" (The eleventh) ([1926] - 1927), "Zemlya" (Land) (1927), "Chelovek s kinoapparatom" (The man with a camera) (1928 - 1929), "Simfoniya Donbassa" ( "Jentuziazm") (The symphony of Donbass (Enthusiasm) ) (1929 - 1931), "Sorok kilometrov. Poslednyy put' Lenina is Gorok v Moskvu" (The forty kilometres. The last way of Lenin from Gorki to Moscow) (1932 - 1933), "Tri pesni o Lenine" (Three songs about Lenin) (1933 - 1937), "Kolybel'naya" (The lullaby) (1935 - 1937), "Den' mira" (The day of peace) (1936), "Kogda ty poydesh voevat' " (When you go to war) (1937 - 1938), "Slava sovetskim geroinyam" (Viva Soviet hero women), "Tri geroini" (Three hero women) (1938), "Devushka igraet na royale" (A girl is playing the grand piano) (1939), "Skazka o Velikane" (The tale of the Giant) - in coauthorship with M.Ilyin and E.A. Segal (1940), "Krov' za krov' " (Blood for blood), "Letayuschyy chelovek" (The flying man) - in coauthorship with M.Ilyin and E.A. Segal , "Pis'mo traktoristki" (A letter of a girl-tractor driver) (1941), "Tebe, front! (Kazakhstan - frontu)" (For the front! (Kazakhstan helping the front)) (1942), "Dvorets vyzdoravlivayuschikh" (The Palace for the convalescent ), "Klyatva molodykh" (The oath of the young), "Lyubov' k cheloveku" (Love to people), "Pamyatnik cheloveku" (A monument to people) (1944); photographs of shots from films of D. Vertov: "Kinopravda" (True film stories) 12 (1922 - 1925), "Kinoglaz. (Zhizn' vrasplokh)" (The camera eye. (Life caught off guard)) 33 (1924), "Shestaya chast' mira" (The one-sixth of the world) 86 (1926), "Shagay, Sovet!" (Go onward, Soviets)12 (1926), "Odinnadtsatyy" (The eleventh) 30 (1928), "Chelovek s kinoapparatom" (The man with a camera) 22 (1929), "Simfoniya Donbassa. (Jentuziazm)" (The symphony of Donbass (Enthusiasm) ) 66 (1929 - 1930), "Tri pesni o Lenine" (Three songs about Lenin) 11 (1933 - 1934), "Kolybel'naya" (The lullaby) 54 (1936), "Skazka o Velikane" (The tale of the Giant) 2 (1940), "Tebe, front! (Kazakhstan - frontu)" (For the front! (Kazakhstan helping the front)) 6 (1942); full list of his films (1926 - 1952). Manuscripts of D. Vertovа. Articles: "Kinoki. Perevorot" (The kinokis. The overturn) (1922 - 1923), "Kinoreklama" (Films and advertising) (1923), "Kinoglaz" (The camera eye), "Kinokam yuga" (To kinokis of the south), "Kinopravda" (True film stories), "Radiopravda" (True radio stories) and "Osnovnoe kinoglaza" (The basics of the camera eye) (1925), "Kinoglaz i bor'ba za khroniku" ("The Camera Eye" and the defence of news films), "Nuzhna li krov' na jekrane" (Do we need blood on the screen), "Fabrika faktov" (Fact factory), "Front kinoglaza" (The front for the camera eye) (1926), "Ot "Kinoglaza" k radioglazu. (Iz azbuki kinokov)" (From "The camera eye" to the radio eye (From the ABC of kinokis) (1929), "Mart Radioglaza " (March for the radio eye ), "Otvety na voprosy leningradskoy gazety "Kinofront"" (Answering the question of the "Kinofront" newspaper from Leningrad) (1930), "Dokumental'nye fi'lmy i documentalizm" (Documentary films and documentary film science) (1931), "Charli Chaplin, gamburgskie rabochie I prikazy doktora Virta" (Charlie Chaplin, workers of Hamburg and the orders of Dr. Virt) (1932); "Kinopravda" (True film stories) (1934), "Poslednyy opyt" (The last experiment) (1935), "Ob organizatsii tvorcheskoy laboratorii" (About organizing a creative studio) (1936), "O lyubvi k zhivomu cheloveku" (About love to living people) (1940); reports and speeches: "O znachenii khroniki" (The importance of news films) - at a dispute in "Proletkino", "O znachenii neigrovoy kinematografii" (The importance of non-fiction cinema) - at a dispute in ARK (1923), "O "Kinopravde"" (About "True film stories") - at a meeting of kinokis, "Khudozhestvennaya drama i "Kinoglaz"" (Imaginative drama and The camera eye) - at a dispute "Iskusstvo i byt" (Art and everyday life) (1924), about the documentary "Odinnadtsaty" (The eleventh) - at a discussion in ARRK (1928), about outdoor sound film shooting - at the 1st All-Union production engineering conference of sound film makers (1930), "O "Kinoglaze"" (About The camera eye) - at the conference in MORT (1935), at the meetings of Soyuzdetfilm art director board to discuss the scenario of "Skazka o Velikane" (The tale of the Giant) (1940 - 1941), at a conference of cameramen (1952); poems: "Dziga Vertov" (Dziga Vertov), "Ol'ga Toom" (Olga Toom) (1920), "V 1921-om avguste..." (In the 1921 August), "Posmertnoe" (The posthumous) (1921); autobiographies 8 (1926 - [1934]), etc. 200 manuscripts in all. Notebooks of D. Vertov with scenatio drafts, editorial scripts, scoring schemes, creative work applications for the films: "Zemli" (The lands), "Simfoniya Donbassa ("Jentuziazm") (The symphony of Donbass (Enthusiasm) )), "Shestaya chast' mira" (The one-sixth of the world), "Chelovek s kinoapparatom" (The man with a camera), with diary notes and memos 34 ([1923] - 1943). Albums with articles, newspaper items, scenarios of D. Vertov, reviews on and newspaper items about his films (newspaper cuttings), telegrams to Y. I. Svilova, his wife, with condolescences on the death of D. Vertov 11 (1922 - 1975). Letters of D. Vertov to: A.-C. Imsdale (1931), S.Broadey (1931), F.M. Vasilchenko 6 (1942 - 1943), J.Veze (1929), J.Gantner (1929), S.A.Gerasimov (1942 - 1944), I.Goddard (1929), I.O.Dunayevsky (1937), B.A.Kaufman, his brother (1931), M.A.Kaufman, his brother (1928), J.Kestner (1929), E.-E.Kish [1935], I.P.Kopalin (1943), V.I.Lebedev-Kumach (1937), S.Y.Marshak (1943), L.Mussinak (1931), K.B.Radek [1931], Y.I.Svilova 13 (1927 - 1953), G.-M.Harvey 4 (1931 - 1935), E.I.Shub [1924], K.I.Shutko (1930),etc. 29 addressees in all. Letters to D. Vertov from: V.Basse 3 (1931), S.Broadey (1930), K.Bousse (1929), J.Veze 2 (1929), E.Ventsel 2 (1941), J.Gantner 6 (1929 - 1931), I.Goddard (1931), S.Greene 5 (1930 - 1931), P.Seligman 4 (1931), J.Ivens 2 (1931), F.Kalivoda (1933), M.A.Kaufman 2 (1928, [1920s]), R.Kim (1929), E.-E.Kish (1935), R.Clair (1931), I.P.Kopalin 3 (1926 - 1942), J.Coheling (1932), Z.Krakauer (1929), H.Krents 3 (1929), L.Mogoli-Nad (1932), L.Mussinak 5 (1929 - 1931), H. Regler (1934), G.Richter 3 (1929 - 1932), Y.I.Svilova 13 ([1930] - 1936), E.A.Segal [1953], D.Trezhes (1946), I.Fukureau 3 (1931 - 1932), G.-M.Harvey 16 (1931 - 1935), B.B.Tseitlin 2 (1929), Y.Chikhold (1929), etc. 64 corr. in all. Mandates issued by All-Union Central Electoral Committee of the Soviet of worker, peasant, cossack and soldier deputees, Revolutionary military council of South-East front, photo- and cinematography department of Narkomprosin with the name of D. Vertov to grant him the right to make news films and news in pictures, for field trips to the front (1918 - 1920); documents of working of D. Vertov on the weekly newsreels "Kinonedelya" (The week's film) (1919); documents of working of D. Vertov: at the department of propaganda and instruction steamboats and trains of All-Union Central Electoral Committee and in subdepartment of mobile cinema (1920 - 1921), with a group of documentary film makers - kinokis ("Kinoglaz") (The camera eye) (1923 - 1926); mandate and pass to Dom Soyuzov and Red Square for shooting the funeral of V.I.Lenin (1924); documents of work of D. Vertov on the documentary "Shestaya chast' mira" (The one-sizth of the world): route sheets and operation schedules; registers and journals (1925 - 1927); Diploma of the Paris World Exhibition of awarding D. Vertov with the silver medal (1925). Articles and memoirs about D. Vertov of: N.Y.Arkina, M.Y.Bleiman, L.A.Braslavsky, B.I.Volchek, Y.K.Deich, S.V.Drobashenko, M.A.Kaufman, I.P.Kopalin, A.G.Lemberg, S.Kh.Lisitskaya, El Lisitsky, Y.I.Svilova, E. A. Segal, etc. (1960 - 1973); reviews of the film "Tri pesni o Lenine" (Three songs about Lenino) by D. Vertov of: M.-T.Lion, A.Malraux, V.O.Pertsov, V.Pozner, A.A.Fadeyev (1934); articles and newspaper items about D. Vertov, reviews on his films - newspaper cuttings, (1919-1975); stenographs from the meeting in memory of D. Vertov (1959 - 1971); letters about D. Vertov from E.Bossak (1972), I.V.Waisfeld 2 (1971, 1974), J.Ivens (1972), V.Klaue 2 (1967, 1973), P.Konlechner 9 (1968 - 1974), I.P.Kopalin 2 (1966, 1967), А.Langlois [1960s], G.Ledoux (1973), L.Lingart 15Н"2 (1965 - 1973), S.Kh.Lisitskaya 17 (1968 - 1975), etc. to Y.I.Svilova; of H.Goring (1929), E.-E.Kish (1930) to S.Kh.Lisitskaya; El Lisitsky to M .Shtam [1929]. Documents of Y. I. Svilova: editorial scripts, scenarios, commentaries, applications on documentary scenarios and newsreel subjects (1929 - 1956); autobilgraphies and questionnaires (1930 - 1973); letters to Y. I. Svilova from: A.A.Vinogradova (1974), J.-L.Godard (1968), Y.B.Karavkin (1974), E.A.Segal (1914), S.I.Yutkevich (1968),etc. - 7 corr. in all Photographs of D. Vertov, individual and group with A.M.Gan, A.I.Deich, J. Ivens, M.A.Kaufman, M.M.Raskova, Y.I.Svilova, E.A.Segal, etc., 384 (1897 - [the 1950s]). Photographs of: J.Ivens 3 [1930], M.I.Kalinin 19 (1918-1920), M.A.Kaufman 16 [ the 1920s], A.A.Levitsky 3 ([the 1920s] - 1959), A.G Lemberg (1917), V.A.Lugovskoy (1934), B.A.Monastyrsky (1940), Y.I.Svilova 28 (1923 -[the 1970s]), D.V.Surensky (1942), N.A.Timofeyev [1930]. Photographs of the mobile cinema unit, of the All- Union Central Executive Committee literary and insruction train "Oktyabr'skaya revolyutsiya" (The October revolution), of the propaganda and instruction steamboat "Krasnaya Zvezda" (The Red Star) 53 (1920).
Dates : 1897 - 1975 гг.
Quantity of Items : 764