Category Archives: Expressionism

A Monster Calls: A Perfect Illustration Of Why We Tell Stories.

  This article can be found in its entirety HERE.     “It begins like so many stories with a boy too old to be a kid, too young to be a man… and a nightmare.”   — The Monster This … Continue reading

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A Look Inside the storytelling of Pixar’s Inside Out.

  This article can be found in its entirety HERE.   “Feelings or emotions are the universal language and are to be honored.  They are the authentic expression of who you are at your deepest place.”  – Judith Wright WARNING: … Continue reading

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The Babadook: when allegory meets expressionism in a therapeutic horror classic.

  You can find this article in its entirety HERE.     “I’ll wager with you.  I’ll make a bet.  The more you deny, the stronger I get.  You start to change when I get in, The Babadook growing right … Continue reading

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