Author: Sofie Liv

Girls and geekdom: fiction vs. reality

“The idea that there are ‘geek’ places that are a completely devoid of girls is just bullshit, and only serves to further propagate the image that girls don’t know how to have fun and don’t understand geek culture.”

VIDEO: The legacy of Hayao Miyazaki

Finally, the last video in Sofie’s Miyazaki March series, as she takes a bit of time to look both backwards and forwards at the legacy that director Hayao Miyazaki left the world, and what it actually means to the world of animation.

VIDEO: Miyazaki March special: Composer Joe Hisaishi

Sofie takes a break from the actual Miyazaki movies to talk about one of the people who never gets enough praise in making Miyazaki’s movies what they are. She discusses the music of Joe Hisaishi, and movie music in general, before we return to her regularly scheduled Miyazaki March… er, March-ish.