Writings on Mike Hoolboom

Father Auditions by Laura Busetta

MUTA2020: Judy versus Capitalism by Mónica Delgado (July 2020)

Mike Hoolboom: Plunderer, Looter, Plagiarist by Yann Beauvais (August 2019)

Remixology by Jorge Lozano (March 2019)

Seduced by Spectacle – Where the Night is Going by David Finkelstein (October 2018)

Filmexplorer with Jean Perret (November 2018)

A Thousand Emergencies by Jean Perret (November 2018)

Pulling Meaning out of the Shots – Incident Reports by David Finkelstein (October 2017)

Receiving a Face – Scrapbook by David Finkelstein (March 2017)

Fragments of a Recovered Memory by Francesco Del Grosso (Dec, 2016)

We Make Couples by Elisa Couter (Nov. 22, 2016)

Nomination Statement by Chris Kennedy (Oct, 2016)

Scrapbook by Adi Chesson (May 13, 2016)

A Refuge in which Film Can Be Reinvented: Film Festival Marseille Part 2 by Henrike Meyer (2016)

In the Theatre by Jean Perret (2015)

Mike Hoolboom at FIFA or Desperate Desires at the Centre of the Margins by Olivier Thibodeau (2015)

Fringe Dreams by Karl-Gilbert Murray (2015)

In the Hold of Life by Jim Supanick (2015)

Looking Back, Looking Beyond: Two Films by Mike Hoolboom by Genevieve Yue (2015)

Mike Hoolboom by David Dinnell (Dec. 2014)

The Fringe Membrane 

by Adrian Martin (2014)

To the Wonder: The films of Mike Hoolboom by Michael Pattison (2014)

A Truthful Cocktail by Aleksander Huser (2013)

Spotlight on Mike Hoolboom by Donovan Aikman (2013)

Representing History by Hanan Toukan (2012)

Palestine Film Festival: Lacan Palestine by Laurie Tuffrey (2012)

Synchronize Your Senses by Michael Sicinski (2012)

Flintmaker by Mike Cartmell (2012)

Describing the Indescribable by Marcel Jean (24 Images no. 159. Oct-Nov. 2012)

Musings on Public Lighting by Jason McBride (2012)

The Articulation of Trauma by Dirk DeBruyn (2012)

Mike Hoolboom by Petr Kubica (2011)

Mike Hoolboom wins Bell Award (2009)

Imitations by Mark Scala (Nashville, 2009)

Searching for the Invisible Man by Chris Kennedy (2009)

Old Traces on a New Body by Dirk de Bruyn (2009)

Best of by Cameron Bailey (Now Magazine, 2006)

Mike Hoolboom by Jean Perret (2006)

Imitations of Life by Antonio Rodrigues (2006)

Cinema as Talk-Back by Pablo Marin (2006)

Public Lighting by Luís Miguel Oliveira (2006)

Best bets at Images by Keven Temple (2006)

Art House Resolution by Jason Anderson (2006)

Fascinating Images by Mike Vokins (2006)

Mike Hoolboom by Esma Moukhtar (2005)

The Elegy of Blindness by Bob Black (2005)

Birth to Cinema: Mike Hoolboom’s Invisible Man by Philip Monk (2005)

The Invisible Man by Carla Garnet (2005)

And Our Bodies Will Grow Transparent by Janet Harbord (2005)

Old Tom, New Tom by Dirk de Bruyn (July, 2005)

Hoolboom by Yann Beauvais (Reprocessing Reality Catalogue, Feb 2005)

Lighting the Body as Public Space by Dirk de Bruyn (2005)

Public Lighting by Petra Vesela (2004)

Three Notes on Public Lighting by Andrea Slovakova (2004)

New Queer Cinema and Experimental Video by Julianne Pidduck (2004)

Love, Illness and Memory by Isabella Reicher (Der Standard, June 2004)

Drives, Death, Toronto by Michael Loebenstein (Falter, Vienna, 2004)

Notizen Vom Rand by Christopher Huber (Die Presse, June 2004)

From Frank’s Cock to Imitations of Life by Janice Cole (POV Magazine, 2004)

Prolific director opens the doors to ambiguity by Katherine Monk (Vancouver Province, 2003)

Looking Back to the Future by Peter Goddard (Toronto Star, 2003)

This is not the end by Matthias Mueller (Vila Do Conde Catalogue, 2003)

A Retrospective in Four Parts by Arjon Dunnewind ((Impakt Catalogue, 2003) )

Filmova Obsese by Andrea Slovakova (Dok Revue, 2002)

Canadian Films Top Ten by Katherine Monk (2002)

A sublime record of a life lived to the fullest by Jason McBride (Festival Daily, 2002)

Mike Hoolboom and the Second Generation by Thomas Waugh (2002)

Panic Bodies and the Performance of Space by Darrell Varga (Canadian Journal of Film Studies, 2001)

Panic Bodies by Gary Morris (Bright Lights Film Journal, 1999)

Looking for Troglodytes by RL Cutler (Front Magazine, 1999)

Film by Mark Caughlin (Manitoban, 1999)

Worth its Weight by John Griffin (Montreal Gazette, 1999)

Tales from the Plague Years by T.S. Warren (Xpress, 1999)

Plague Years by Ger Zielinski (Parachute, 1999)

Summing Up by Troy Rhoades (Splice, 1999)

Film in Print by Jason McBride (LIFT Newsletter, 1999)

Portrait of the Filmmaker as a Busy Young Man (Globe and Mail, 1998)

Thanksgiving by Phil Solomon (1998)

Panic in the Flesh by Melora Koepke (1998)

Inside the Pleasure Dome by William Wees (Canadian Journal of Film Studies, 1998)

Inside The Pleasure Dome: Fringe Film in Canada (1998)

Fall down go Hoolboom by Cameron Bailey (Now Magazine, 1998)

Panic Bodies by Tamara Faith Berger (1998)

Hoolboom ranks with Snow, Wieland, Cronenberg by Peter Goddard (1998)

Stranger in a Strange Skin by Kathleen Pirrie Adams (1998)

Introduction by Kika Thorne (Toronto, 1997)

Movies by Cameron Bailey (Flare Magazine, 1997)

Canadian Avant-Garde Film in the 1990s by Gerald Saul (1996)

Beyond the Fringe: Letters from Home by Noreen Golfman (1996)

A Pauper Prince of Underground Film by Liam Lacey (Globe and Mail, 1995)

House of Pain by Laura Marks (POV, 1995)

House of Pain by Tom Chomont (1995)

The Outer Limits: Mike Hoolboom’s Films by Geoff Pevere (Take One, 1995)

How to die: the films of Mike Hoolboom by Jack Rusholme (Mesh Magazine, 1994)

Hollywood and Other Canadas of the Soul by Stephanie Bunbury (The Age, 1994)

A short film about killing by Veronika Rall (1992)

The White Museum by Sarita Choudhoury (1987)