From: You Only Live Twice
Mike shares about going home and reuniting with his brother, and when he told his brother about HIV, and then about how their relationship shifted with new drugs to extend life. Chase reflects on his own turning point of transition to a second life as a man. They both reflect on how their favourite filmmaker explores the idea of second life.
Chase Joynt is a Toronto-based moving-image artist and writer who has exhibited his work internationally. He recently received a Mellon Fellowship in Arts Practice and Scholarship at the University of Chicago.
Mike Hoolboom is a Canadian independent, experimental filmmaker. He has made dozens of films, including two of which won Best Short Film at the Toronto International Film Festival. His films have also featured in more than 200 film festivals worldwide.