Ken Eisner


VIFF 2018: Studio 54

This well-constructed doc makes the case that the club owners’ foolishness with drugs, money, and taxes were matched by cultural homophobia and autocratic vendettas.

VIFF 2018: Memoir of War

The Hollow Crown’s Mélanie Thierry turns in an unflinching portrait of Marguerite Duras in a film based on her writings about life in Nazi-occupied Paris.