Young Chicago critic tapped to host new ‘At the Movies’

January 19, 2011

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Young Chicago film buff Ignatiy Vishnevetsky joins WTTW's 'Ebert Presents At The Movies' Friday.

Friday, "Ebert Presents At the Movies" premieres on Channel 11/WTTW. The show’s format has been tweaked a little but it will still be anchored by two hosts. Joining the Associated Press’s Christy LeMire is a relatively unknown film buff from Chicago, Ignatiy Vishnevetsky.

"Eight Forty-Eight" host Alison Cuddy spoke with with Ignatiy Vishnevetsky and he began by examining what it means to fill such big shoes.

Music Button: L. Bacalov, "Una Storia Semplice", from the CD New Cinema Italiano: Original Soundtracks, (Vivi Musica)