Tag: Akira

Why Criticism: Bechdel and Comics as Film Criticism

A Column on Film Criticism by Justine A. Smith (@redroomrantings)

Studio Ghibli Forever: An Initiation and ‘Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind’

“An adventure that lives in a place outside of time, ‘Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind’ offers a haggard reflection of humanity’s dark side before proclaiming hopefulness and love the ultimate victor.”