‘Don’t Look Up’: is Australian politics also looking down?

It’s a powerful analogy. A comet 5-10km in length is plummeting towards earth. In 6 months and 14 days, humanity will become extinct. That is, unless, the Government listens to the scientists and takes immediate action. The Owl’s Elaine Obran watched ‘Don’t Look Up’ as Australian politicians began their campaign for the 2022 Federal Election and she couldn’t help but notice the parallels.Continue reading‘Don’t Look Up’: is Australian politics also looking down?

‘Jeen-Yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy’: review

‘Jeen-Yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy’ is a three-part Netflix documentary that tracks the extraordinary rise to super-stardom of arguably the world’s most recognised rappers/music producers: Kanye West. Produced and narrated by “long-time friend” Clarence “Coodie” Simmons, this documentary for the most part is an extraordinary fiasco and treasure trove of footage of West’s early success. Unfortunately, the lines become blurred and the true intention of the docuseries is brought into question.Continue reading‘Jeen-Yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy’: review

Sports television’s biggest new drama: ‘Drive to Survive’ Season 4

Fast cars, big names, huge egos and tons of drama, what else do you want from a sports television show? ‘Drive to Survive’ has became a huge success the last four years because of those factors and the newest season — Season 4 — certainly didn’t disappoint.Continue readingSports television’s biggest new drama: ‘Drive to Survive’ Season 4

Arcane: the art of nailing fundamentals

Over the last few months of 2021 the Netflix original ‘League of Legends: Arcane’ took the world by storm. After its release on Netflix in November, everyone was singing its praises. The series was Netflix’s most-watched show in November, as well as being the highest-rated Netflix original ever with a perfect rotten tomatoes score of 100%. Across November and December, my social feeds were inundated with people telling me that Arcane was perfect. It wasn’t until the Christmas break that I decided to see what everyone was talking about.Continue readingArcane: the art of nailing fundamentals