Funny Girl: The Films of Elaine May

Ishtar with Jesse Hawken

107 minutesPG

Sat
Jun 9
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    Torontoist columnist and serial apologist Jesse Hawken joins us to contextualize May's Marrekesh-set musical, which has been both derided as one of Hollywood's biggest failures and celebrated as one of the most underappreciated films of the 1980s.

    Guest
    Jesse Hawken

    Jesse Hawken is a writer and filmmaker living in Toronto. He has been a regular contributor for Torontoist and for TIFF's The Review. He was a founding member of the secret film society Phanta-Scope, and he directed two music videos for Marker Starling.