Boyd van Hoeij is a Dutch-born freelance film critic based in Luxembourg and Paris. He was a contributing critic to industry magazines Variety and (since 2013) The Hollywood Reporter. Boyd also regularly contributes to De Filmkrant (Netherlands) and is an artistic advisor of the Luxembourg City Film Festival and the president of the Luxembourg Film Fund Selection Committee. He has taught film criticism and conducted workshops dedicated to shot-by-shot analysis of film classics in countries as varied as Lithuania, Ireland, Portugal, Hungary and the USA. He is married to the Italian photographer and filmmaker Fabrizio Maltese.