A Digital Toolkit for Turning Cabin Fever Into Creative Fervour

Back in mid-March of 2020, panic about a globally mandated lockdown as a result of the spread of the COVID-19 virus infiltrated every news source, social media post, and university cafeteria conversation. Gradually, most people began scrambling for the first flight home — especially several international students across the world…

BoJack Horseman (2014–2020) [Source: Reddit]

Before delving into the mechanics of how BoJack Horseman simultaneously accumulated a dedicated fan base and equally appreciative critics and film scholars, it would help to dive deeper into the past of the animation industry itself.

Going as far back as the 1870s, this was the period where the vaudevillians…

The Exorcist (1973) [Source: No Film School]

The horror films The Exorcist (William Friedkin, 1973) and The Babadook (Jennifer Kent, 2014) both have varying representations of gender and sexuality that fit their own unique narrative style. The concepts of psychoanalysis and the Oedipus complex are deeply embedded in the characterization and interrelationships within The Babadook.

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