Bäck in White – Eisenstein in Guanajuato (Film Review)

In 1931 Russian film-maker Sergei Eisenstein (Bäck) travelled to Mexico to make his new movie. Paired up with guide and assistant Palomino Cañedo (Alberti), Eisenstein rapidly starts to enjoy his new surroundings, distancing himself from the obsessive supervisory figure of Stalin and away from the paranoia Communist-wary Americans. Cañedo’s main task is to keep the … Continue reading Bäck in White – Eisenstein in Guanajuato (Film Review)