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Samurai – A Documentary

Just like a sudden realization I had this sudden urge to watch a documentary episode, and I particularly looked for anything related to samurai. Embedded below is the video from National Geographic. I’m not going to do a full write-up here, since I’m too unmotivated to do that. Instead, I will only write some notes from the snippets which stood out to me.

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Happy Feet (2006) Movie Analysis

Author’s notes: The following text was originally submitted as a requirement for our course, Food Processing Wastes Management, last Tuesday, 4th November.  We watched the movie in our class as suggested by our instructor, who seems to really like the movie for the attention on the amplified environmental changes  brought about by mankind and their implications on other creatures. 


Overview of the Movie:

 

From IMDb: “Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. But he can tap dance something fierce!”


In a nutshell, Happy Feet is about being oneself in spite of the criticisms against being different from the majority, and, in the process finding one’s place to belong while fulfilling a greater purpose of being a unique individual. Continue reading Happy Feet (2006) Movie Analysis