Pat Mullen

Associate Editor / Senior Critic
Pat Mullen received an MA from Carleton University where his studies focused on adaptation and Canadian cinema. He is the publisher and co-editor at POV Magazine, Canada’s destination for documentary culture, and has contributed to other publications including The Canadian Encyclopedia, Beatroute, Awards Daily, Paste, Documentary, and his independent blog Cinemablographer. Pat is a member of the a Toronto Film Critics Association and the Online Film Critics Society. He lives in Toronto with his cat, Fellini.


Articles by Pat Mullen:


  • The Laundromat Netflix Venice TIFF
    September 10, 2019

    TIFF 2019: The Laundromat Review

    Director Steven Soderbergh’s The Laundromat – starring Meryl Streep, Gary Oldman, and Antonio Banderas – is a dizzying madcap whirl that will give audiences the rinse and the spin they need.

  • Where'd You Go Bernadette
    August 16, 2019

    Where’d You Go, Bernadette Review

    Cate Blanchett’s Bernadette is a surprisingly relatable force for anyone who has ever questioned their place or purpose in the world – and it’s a joy to watch this remarkable woman find herself in her own skin.

  • The Fireflies are Gone
    July 4, 2019

    The Fireflies Are Gone Review

    Quebecois films are difficult to catch in Toronto these days, so it’s worth acting quickly to see Sébastien Pilote’s richly understated drama The Fireflies Are Gone (La disparition des lucioles) while it’s at TIFF.