Jay Leyda


Jay Leyda was the only U.S. citizen to ever study with legendary Russian filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein at the Moscow State Film School during the 1930s. He was an assistant director on the great director's Bezhin Meadow, a film that was banned from release and possibly destroyed. Before going to study in the Soviet Union, Leyda was a sound recording… More

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