Cinematic TV Shows in 1000 Words: Game of Thrones – Season 7 Overview: Introductory Remarks

With the Season 8 of Game of Thrones, a worldwide cultural phenomenon, at our doorstep, I decided to take a break from writing about arthouse cinema and directors and write about the Season 7 of the show during the next week’s time. I believe that this TV show in particular, has a lot to tell … Continue reading Cinematic TV Shows in 1000 Words: Game of Thrones – Season 7 Overview: Introductory Remarks

Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (Hayao Miyazaki, 1984) “Purity of Earth”

From the very first scene of Nausicaä we can see that we are in a place of magical beauty. The trees, a windmill and the surroundings are coated in what looks like a spider-web or frozen snow; the flakes are falling around a man riding strange creatures, wearing a mask, looking bird-like. The man breaks … Continue reading Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (Hayao Miyazaki, 1984) “Purity of Earth”