nuclear culture

Abita

by meanlouise February 3, 2014 art

Abita is a haunting animated short that portrays the impact of the Fukushima tragedy on the children in the region. Abita from Shoko Hara on Vimeo. This film, which has such a clean and simple visual style, grows more haunting with repeated viewings. The sound design is particularly beautiful. The filmmakers chose the dragonfly because […]

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From Fukushima to the Simpsons to Walt Disney in 902 words or less

by meanlouise October 22, 2013 culture

Image: The Simpson (Fox) Yesterday, I let grappling with trolls distract me from blogging actual interesting things. This is no one’s fault but my own, but I’m going to whine about it anyway. Before I went to bed last night, I scribbled a note to myself to write more about the Fukushima disaster, particularly the […]

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