Animation, Memory, and War: Waltz with Bashir (2008)

This post is part of the 2nd Annual One of My All-Time Favorite Cartoons Blogathon, hosted by Steve at MovieMovieBlogBlog. Read the rest of the posts in this event HERE! Waltz with Bashir, the 2008 Israeli animated documentary written and directed by Ari Folman, certainly would never be called a “cartoon.” But it is an … Continue reading Animation, Memory, and War: Waltz with Bashir (2008)

WWI in Classic Film — South: Ernest Shackleton’s Glorious Epic of the Antarctic

This post is part of the WORLD WAR ONE IN CLASSIC FILM Blogathon hosted by Movies, Silently and Silent-ology. Click HERE to see posts by other participants.Ernest Shackleton's Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, which was supposed to be the first to traverse the continent of Antarctica, is one of the great survival stories of all time. It … Continue reading WWI in Classic Film — South: Ernest Shackleton’s Glorious Epic of the Antarctic