Going into battle for The Battle of the Five Armies

I understand the flaws film critics see in The Battle of the Five Armies and I don't care. Warning: Spoilers.  Look, I've got the cred, studied film theory, read John Berger's Ways of Seeing and stuff by Laura Mulvey. I understand the story mechanics of well constructed film. And I can comfortably forget everything I ever learned … Continue reading Going into battle for The Battle of the Five Armies

Casting Off

About the traps these past few weeks Australian comedian Corinne Grant has been touting her book, Lessons in Letting Go. I've not read it, so this isn't a review. But I've got all inspired by her constant media appearances during this Aussie Spring to do a bit of a seasonal clean. My housemate has joked … Continue reading Casting Off