(mis)Representation of the Chinese culture in Mulan (1998)

Disclaimer: This post is for a film assignment. CS8900 Assignment 2: by Diana Goh Mulan (1998) Directors: Tony Bancroft, Barry Cook Animation giant Disney’s first foray into exploring the Chinese culture as its main story lands itself the story of Mulan (1998). This animated film is based on the tale of Hua Mulan, a Chinese female […]

Evenings at the playground

Many evenings ago, I brought my bros to the playground to play badminton. It was nothing special you know; we played badminton almost every weekend. But on this particular evening, another family came too and we all started playing doubles against each other. I decided to sit out just so the kiddos could get more […]

[Film Review] The Karate Kid (2010)

Disclaimer: This post is for a film assignment. CS8900 Assignment 1: Film Review by Diana Goh The Karate Kid (2010) Director: Harald Zwart When I first watched this film back in 2010, I admit that I did so because of Jackie Chan. The storyline was nothing unfamiliar – a kid moves to a foreign place […]