Monthly Archives: January 2012

Japan: A Story of Love and Hate

When working at BBC Storyville, I noticed a documentary film called ‘Japan: A Story of Love and Hate‘ which was shown on BBC4 in 2009… It took me until now to finally get around to watching it. I’ve found that decent documentary films about Japan, (‘decent’ being defined as something which actually provides some kind […]

Sita Sings The Blues

I am tremendously excited. I have just found out that feature-length animation Sita Sings the Blues is available to watch for free online because it is licensed under the ‘Creative Commons License’. Amazing. This film, created in 2008 by American animator Nina Paley, is a truly must-see film. It’s critically acclaimed and is in almost every […]