Viewing Diary, October 2020

Film: I Am Woman I Carry You With Me Poetry (2010) Invasion of the Body Snatchers Hideous Kinky Sicario Sullivan’s Travels Johnny Guitar Split The Village Lolita (1962) The Worst Witch Georgy Girl Undine Ghostbusters Ghostbusters (2016) The Go-Between (1971) The 40-Year-Old Version Evil Under the Sun French Exit The Yearling Life Is Sweet Topsy…

Quarantine Randomness II: Threshold of Revelation

I haven’t written anything in months. I do not feel good about this. I feel disgusted and lazy and useless. But what can I say, it’s been a bad year. And somehow it is October already. I’ve lived through a lot in 29 years but the last few months have been the most mentally exhausting,…

I’ll Be Your Candle On The Water

R.I.P. Helen Reddy. A lovely lady and feminist icon whose performance in Pete’s Dragon (one of my childhood favorites) I still think about frequently and whose gorgeous voice and ever-warm presence on screen paved the way for many, including the likes of Kristin Chenoweth. Thank you for the music. Another sad day in 2020. xx…

Viewing Diary, September 2020

Film: Falling in Love Beau Travail This Is Spinal Tap To The Stars While We’re Young Kicking and Screaming (1995) I’m Thinking of Ending Things Mulan (2020) Love, Sarah Misbehaviour Edge of Seventeen (1998) Mr. Right The Devil All The Time Barbarella Days of Heaven Modern Romance The Exorcist Lovers Rock The Calming The Nest…