Coverage in the Argentinean Press

"El plato fuerte de esta edición es el documental Vitch" - Clarin Here are the links to the coverage in the Argentinean Press. https://visavis.com.ar/?p=82988 http://visavis.com.ar/?s=vitch http://visavis.com.ar/?p=82653...

A family affair in Australia

I recently got back from Australia where Vitch was screened at JIFF to a wonderful crowd in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. After I left it was screened four more times with strong ticket sales. The audience was curious about Eddie Vitch’s later life in Adelaide. They...

Vitch was once a Dreamer in America

Beyond its timeless appeal as a study of the quest for identity and belonging, Vitch’s story resonates with themes that once again clamor for our attention in contemporary America. When I compared archival footage of Hitler, Goebbels, and other Nazi leaders with the...

Mirror Mirror (and hidden initials)

Alex Gard was the caricaturist at the famous (still operating) Manhattan eatery - Sardi’s. Gard drew film legend Joan Crawford, as did Vitch. Gard’s caricature of Crawford is a wink at the star’s jealousy of Greta Garbo, whom she is viewing in the mirror. It is also a...

“The Man is a Genius”!

When Vitch went to NY in 1931 he started drawing caricatures of clients at a famous Manhattan Speakeasy. These were the Depression years in America but Vitch not only managed to earn good money (a fortune at the time) but he also caught the attention of a journalist...