The Results Are In!

The most anticipated film awards of the year, the Oscars, have passed. And what came out of the 89th Academy Awards was inclusion, discourse and… memes. It would be impossible to discuss the ceremony without mentioning the disaster that was the Best Picture mix-up. For the first time in history, the wrong film was announced as having … More The Results Are In!

Oscar Predictions

  No film blog is complete without the obligatory Oscar predictions post, and while I am by no means an expert on the Academy – or the film industry as a whole for that matter – I am willing to make some educated guesses as to who will be taking home a golden statuette. The … More Oscar Predictions

The Academy Has Awoken

Last year’s Academy Awards caused enormous controversy due to a lack of racial diversity amongst the nominees for acting awards. While the #OscarsSoWhite movement called for a greater appreciation for people of colour (PoC) in film, many others argued that the reason people of colour weren’t nominated for Oscars is simply that there weren’t any … More The Academy Has Awoken

The Implicit Question Arrival Poses to Tech

Denis Villeneuve’s latest film, and his most successful to date, Arrival has hit the circuits to praise and favourable reviews, largely as a result of its ability to transcend the science of science fiction and achieve emotional intensity, while remaining thought provoking and intriguing. Science fiction fans are able to appreciate the extra-terrestrial presence that … More The Implicit Question Arrival Poses to Tech