Critical Writing Index

The Making of Monsters: John Greyson's sublime short, revisited

by Matthew Hays

POV, Spring 2009, no. 73, p. 46

This article discusses a Canadian Film Centre collaboration between John Greyson and Laurie Lynd in the form of a musical called The Making of Monsters. The films exploration of Bertolt Brecht and homophobia in conjuncture with the controversial use of Kurt Weills music, has stalled the films circulation due to copyright issues.

ITEM 2009.014 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Moscow Does Not Believe in Queers (1986)John Greyson

Urinal (1988)John Greyson