Ignatiy Vishnevetsky

Ignatiy Vishnevetsky is a staff film critic for the A.V. Club. He has written for Mubi Notebook, the Chicago Tribune, the Chicago Reader, and assorted other publications. He co-hosted Roger Ebert presents At the Movies with Christy Lemire. His medium-length film Ellie Lumme will have its East Coast premiere as part of BAMcinemaFest.

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BAMcinemaFest Takeover: Ignatiy Vishnevetsky (Ellie Lumme) Talks Moving From Film Critic to Filmmaker

By Ignatiy Vishnevetsky | June 21, 2014

BAMcinemaFest Takeover: Ignatiy Vishnevetsky (Ellie Lumme) Talks Moving From Film Critic to Filmmaker

Before I became a critic, I made small, gutless films in which nothing really happened, most of which no one will ever see...