Short Documentary: If Not Now – Sexism In Newcastle’s Live Music Scene

Winner of Best Production at Festival X, If Not Now is a student documentary about the culture of sexism and gender discrimination in the Newcastle live music scene. Made as a Major Project for the University of Newcastle, Australia.

Jonathan Byers & The Victimised “Geek” Misogynist Complex

There is nothing visibly preventing Jonathan from receiving any permanent consequences for his negligent and harmful actions which begs the question: Why is he permitted to coast through the narrative in such a disrespectful way without growth, or redemption?
The answer: Because men always are.

Male Gaze, Abelism & Racism: Problems With The Women In Stranger Things

Eleven’s character growth could be so much stronger if the Duffer Brothers weren’t so caught up in their simplistic problematic understanding of femininity and womanhood.

Doctor Who’s Race Problem: On Jodie Whittaker’s Casting as the 13th Doctor

  Until the last 7 years, the Doctor, a trans-dimensional, space jumping, time traveling, god like, non-human being from another planet/time never implied he could assume the form of anything other than a British white human male, but with Jodie Whittaker set to take on the role as the 13th incarnation of the Doctor, weContinue reading “Doctor Who’s Race Problem: On Jodie Whittaker’s Casting as the 13th Doctor”