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Geek It! Animation Review: Rilakkuma and Kaoru

May 29, 2019 // 0 Comments

One of Netflix’s best animated series, RILAKKUMA AND KAORU is guaranteed to warm your heart with its cuteness. Here is our review: Set in Japan, Kaoru is a normal human woman who lives with three roommates: two bears Rilakkuma (the big brown bear) and Korilakkuma (the smaller white bear) and [...]

Animation Film Review: Your Name (2016)

December 24, 2016 // 0 Comments

For many decades, Hayao Miyazaki holds the honourable title of being the king of animation. So when YOUR NAME makes its mark on the industry gaining similar success to Miyazaki’s Spirited Away, we must question: is it time for Miyazaki to pass the torch onto the next generation of [...]

[DVD] Anime Review: The Boy and the Beast

October 2, 2016 // 1 Comment

From the director behind The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006) and Wolf Children (2012), Mamoru Hosoda returns with THE BOY AND THE BEAST, a fantastical film that explores the notion of identity and bonds between two individuals from polar-opposite worlds. Following the death of his mother and a [...]

[DVD] Film Review: Girlhood (2014)

January 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

GIRLHOOD — Prepare to be empowered by Marieme’s story as we witness a teenager’s thirst for survival in her journey to becoming a young woman. Directed by Céline Sciamma (WATER LILLIES, TOMBOY), GIRLHOOD is a coming-of-age film that focuses on Marieme (Karidja Toure), a shy [...]