Mike of the Badlands

  Aug 26, 2013  Uncategorized ~ Approx 10 mins

Brother Mike Zimmerman is the tall, hard-edged, slightly mystical, highly sentimental, altogether surprising 79 year-old former superintendent of grounds at Red Cloud Indian School. Near him, doubts about the workings of the divine are swatted away.

Priest Story

  May 27, 2013  Uncategorized ~ Approx 6 mins

Joe Hoover on: the five story lines used in all films about priests; not being a cause celebre; some guys he knows who are about to become priests, and his own choice to be a Jesuit brother.

Love in Camouflage

  Dec 17, 2012  Uncategorized ~ Approx 5 mins

A college basketball game, to have been played on Veterans Day 2012 between Marquette and Ohio State, was cancelled. Alarmist pacifist idealist critic Joe Hoover asks uncomfortable questions never the less.