January 4, 2011 11:07 AM Subscribe
Hearing him discuss films one day in the Lake Street Screening Room used by Chicago critics, Ebert said, "I was struck by the depth and detail of his film knowledge, and by how articulate he was." After reading his work online, Ebert was sold.Ignatiy Vishnevetsky, 24, will co-host the revival of At the Movies with Christy Lemire. [previously]
Some representative samples from the Russian-born, Chicago-based cinema programmer, translator, video store clerk, Mubi columnist and Jackie Chan outtake afficionado:
Reviews of The Social Network, Invictus, Gamer, and Prince of Persia
"Tony Scott's Metaphysical Romances"
"The Human Voice"
"Griffith is Always Modern"
"A Brief Note on the Ass"
"Landru's Beard" and "More on Fake Beards"
"A Dictionary of Accepted ideas, with Apologies to Gustave F."
"The Ontology of the Recorded Sound"
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