Bruce LaBruce is a filmmaker, photographer, writer, and artist based in Toronto. Along with numerous short films, he has written and directed eleven feature films, including Gerontophilia, which won the Grand Prix at the Festival du Nouveau Cinema in Montreal in 2013, and Pierrot Lunaire, which won the Teddy Award Special Jury Prize at the Berlinale in 2014. As a visual artist, he is represented by Peres Projects in Berlin, and has had numerous international gallery exhibitions noted for their controversial topics and public reception. LaBruce has contributed to a variety of international magazines, newspapers and websites as both a writer and photographer, including index magazine, for which he also acted as a contributing editor, Vice, The National Post, Purple Fashion, The Guardian UK, Fantastic Man, and many others. He has also been a regular columnist over the years for “Eye, Exclaim!” and “Vice” magazines. He currently writes a film column for the website Talkhouse Film.