Eric Kohn is the chief film critic and deputy editor for Indiewire as well as the manager of the Criticwire network. His work has also appeared The New York Times, New York magazine, Variety, Filmmaker, and several other publications. Born in Texas and raised in Seattle, he holds bachelors and masters degrees in cinema studies from NYU. He currently resides in Brooklyn with his girlfriend, two cats and a projector.
From classics like “It’s a Wonderful Life” and “White Christmas” to off-kilter gems like “Bad Santa” and “The Nightmare Before Christmas,” the cheeriest season of all has plenty of cinematic joy to go around.