The Netflix adaptation of Leigh Bardugo’s was a viewing event. I’d read all the available books (excepting ) and put the release date on my calendar, opting to travel to my friend’s house and watch the whole thing across a single weekend (four episodes per night) on his big screen television. I took this seriously!
Saturday, June 12, 2021
Monday, May 31, 2021
Sunday, May 23, 2021
I’ve been meaning to do a post on animation studio Cartoon Saloon for a while now, as their films are truly some of my absolute favourites – yet still woefully undiscovered by mainstream audiences. It drives me nuts that Pixar takes home the Oscar for Best Animated Feature every year, when Cartoon Saloon’s offerings are substantially and undeniably superior (somehow won out over in 2014, and that beat this year is just absurd).
Friday, May 7, 2021
Saturday, May 1, 2021
Contessina de' Medici from Medici
When I finally settled down to watch all three seasons of , I was hoping that at least one of the female characters would prove interesting enough to justify one of these monthly posts. And thankfully there was: Contessina de’ Bardi, who becomes the matriarch of the powerful de’ Medici family through her marriage to its eldest son Cosimo.