One of the major complaints that Hollywood receives these days and deservingly so is the lack of strong roles for women and women’s role in general in film often exists to solely serve the arc of the male characters. 742 more words
Tags » Animated Films
Recently a friend and I were having one of our many discussions about films, when the topic of animation came up. The first thing that instantly popped in my head was: Studio Ghibli. 880 more words
To start with a little shameless inter-organization PR, the nwFilmCenter is hosting a Studio Ghibli festival throughout the month of March! Studio Ghibli is one of the most world-renowned animation studios in the world, founded by Isao Takahata and Hayao Miyazaki. 296 more words
It seems that screenings for Disney’s latest success, Frozen, have finally tapered out. We’ve sung the songs, it’s won the awards. (Not that you can really judge a film’s merits by its accolades… 230 more words
The succeeding weekend turned out to be as eventful as the previous weekend. Not as exhausting but still memorable.
On February 22, my friends and I watched a local musical called Rak of Aegis (I think it was supposed to be a parody of Rock of Ages). 836 more words