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Favorite Characters: Honor Harrington

I love strong, diverse leading characters. Many aspects of science fiction was plagued with the stereotype problems. Many written, or filmed in the segregation of the 1950s and the racial tension of the 1960s, but at least the stories and plots knew enough to have racial and diverse characters. 316 more words

The Culling Trials of the Isle Update

Starting April 27, the hunt gets kicked up a notch with the Trials of the Isle update, bringing new features like private lobbies, female playable characters, and special Trials Matches, as well as additional items to use or show off on the island. 152 more words


Doris Says Hello to Life

Hello, My Name is Doris, directed by Michael Showalter (who you might recognize from Wet Hot American Summer), is an indie comedy that stars Sally Field as a woman in her 60s who pursues a romantic relationship with a young co-worker. 1,425 more words


Concept: Lauren Mallard from Welcome to Night Vale

Okay, so this is a cosplay I already started, but just barely, so you aren’t missing out on much.  For those of you who aren’t familiar with Welcome to Night Vale, it’s a quirky but creepy podcast about the town of Night Vale from the perspective of the host of a radio show.   521 more words


Homelessness tackled in new indie film released today

Irish filmmaker Graham Jones has today released his latest feature film Nola and the Clones, available in full on Youtube. 

The indie film tells the story of a prostitute in Dublin who encounters a series of men that appear strikingly similar to one another.  324 more words


Female Character

Essay by Armando Maggi

Agnès Varda’s Cléo from 5 to 7 brings to mind Godard’s Breathless and Vivre sa vie, which he made a year after Varda’s… 817 more words