TOM’S FAVOURITE FILM

Welcome back to the final episode in this instalment of my Favourite Film’s series. For our last entry, we have Tom. Tom is one of my longest-standing best friends, from way back in primary school. We’ve grown up together from tiny children to adults, and I treasure his friendship so deeply that to end this […]

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BLACK LIVES MATTER

The world over is experiencing uproar. On Monday, May 25th, a deli employee in Minneapolis, Minnesota called the police after a black customer, George Floyd, supposedly paid with a counterfeit bill. After being beaten by police who claimed he was uncooperative, Floyd was handcuffed and forced to the ground. The arresting police officer, Derek Chauvin, then […]

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WINTER IV

Today I posted my first segment of 2020 to my YouTube channel. This is the fourth year that I have compiled my life into four videos: chaptered Winter, Spring, Summer and Autumn. They’re my favourite series to make and watch back – I am a wildly sentimental person and to be able to have so […]

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MOLLY’S FAVOURITE FILM

Welcome to the penultimate episode in this edition of Favourite Films, a series in which I invite guests to write about their love for their favourite film. My guest today is the wonderful Molly. Molly is a fantastic writer and blogger whose work I am so happy to host. She is a freelancer with a […]

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FOOD FROM THE FILMS

If you’re anything like me, food has kind of become a huge thing since going into lockdown. Suddenly, filling empty voids of time by eating and preparing food is one of our biggest sources of daily entertainment, and though I can no longer fit into the jeans I wore when travelling back home to quarantine […]

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A GOOFY MOVIE

Yesterday in my household, we threw a birthday party. For who? Goofy. We threw a birthday party for Goofy. Monday was the beloved Disney character’s 88th birthday, and in our lockdown desperation for entertainment my sister and I (at our Mum’s request) planned an afternoon of games, films, food and an actual birthday cake. Previously […]

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JAMES’ FAVOURITE FILM

Hi, and welcome back to my Favourite Film series! Today I’m introducing you to my good friend James Stephenson. James is one of my greatest film friends. I knew we were going to get along just fine when the first time I met him he was wearing a Steve Harrington shirt, and that then being […]

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CASTING A LIVE ACTION ATLANTIS

Another day, another Disney remake. This time, it’s Atlantis: The Lost Empire. Last week The Illuminerdi announced that the 2001 film directed by Gary Trousdale and Kirk Wis was in early stages of development at Disney, which delighted fans of this underrated, now almost cult classic. If done well, a remake could finally bring the […]

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ELLIOTT’S FAVOURITE FILM

Hello, and welcome to yet another week of my Favourite Film series. This week, my guest is my friend, Elliott. I met Elliott in the autumn of 2017, when we were both workshopping in a theatre group and performed in a play together. He is possibly the most passionate person I know when it comes […]

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IZZY’S FAVOURITE FILM

Hi all, and welcome to the next instalment of this little series. I hope your moral is as high as it can be, and that you’re all staying safe and smart in these unprecedented times. This week I have a very special guest to add to the Favourite Films line up, who is here to […]

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