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I was a Shorty extra and got extra yelled at. Till Claire Chitham stepped in.

I wrote a while ago about my time as an extra on a short film. That was while I was at film school, after school I still needed to get a foot in the industry. 761 more words

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Housebound (2014) Hysterical New Zealand Horror

It is no secret that I adore both Australian and New Zealand cinema, specifically horror. An eternal favorite of straight horror is the 1978, and its 2008 remake, … 574 more words


"Are you not Chinese?": Reassessing my Chinese identity in China

I pissed all over the floor. Argh, squat toilets. Two Chinese girls who went in afterwards burst out laughing.

There has got to be nothing more private and subsequently humiliating than what goes on in the bathroom.

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Premiere Game

Alright, folks! It’s that time again. That time where we know some shit’s going to go down in Ferndale, so we arm ourselves with liquor/fizzy/chocolate milk if you’re Jess. 320 more words

The Return of LongOceanRoad

After a year of more ‘sensible’ recaps over at Throng, LongOceanRoad is now back with at least twice the sass and half the caring. There’ll be a few recaps every week, maybe more maybe less – depending on how much the show deserves to have the piss taken out of it. 148 more words