the end of originality

A decade ago I enjoyed the French film Les Revenants (2004, translated as The Returned) at the French Film Festival or MIFF. The story is about people who arise from their graves years after their deaths, seemingly alive and well but exhibiting odd behaviour, and attempt to return to their lives, jobs, families and relationships amidst the horror and confusion their return causes.…

an open letter to Sky Sports from an Australian F1 fan

I am an Australian who loves F1. I attend the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne each year and am there for every minute of every session. Practice 1 on Friday is my favourite session of the year. As the Australian Grand Prix has been the first race of the season for many years, I get to see the new driver / team combinations for the first time live, rather than on tv, which is very exciting.…