Jean Epstein

Mar 25, 1897


As a filmmaker, Jean Epstein made French films during the silent and early sound eras. He worked on several experimental and avant-garde films and is also known as a film theorist. Epstein was born in Warsaw, Poland but educated in France and Switzerland where he studied medicine at the University of Lyon. Later he became interested in film and… More


Jean Epstein Videos

The Tempest
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