2.13 Curtain Call
From: You Only Live Twice
Chase considers the opportunities of having a second life. Mike reflects on how getting HIV drugs that save his life meant for his orienting toward life, before sharing that more of his friends died after Mark. Chase shares about trans people being killed or dyng through suicide. They reconsider the importance of doing whatever helps a person feel at home.
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.