Tag Archives: animation

Film Review: Moana (2016)- Overwhelmingly Positive

Audiences are becoming increasingly insistent that diversity is no longer a novelty, but a necessity.

Cast your eye over the mouse house’s output over the past quarter of a century and you’ll see a gradual but inexorable shift. The Eurocentric aesthetics and cultural influences of the likes of Snow White Continue Reading

Film Review- Justice League : Gods and Monsters- Very Positive

Verfremdungseffekt.

It’s a German word.

It means- to make the familiar strange.

The legendary dramatist Bertolt Brecht used it as a means of making the audience take a step back and view the characters and their actions a little more subjectively.  To shake them out of their complacency and … Continue Reading

Hamill Confirmed as The Joker in Animated The Killing Joke

Collider posted this article yesterday confirming that the once and future last of the Jedi knights, Mark Hamill will be reprising his role as the clown prince of crime in a straight to DVD animated feature based on Alan Moore and Brian Bolland’s seminal graphic novel The Killing Joke.

As … Continue Reading