•  

Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

December 12, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Anime Club celebrates niche and nerdy interests

By | Apr 23, 2019

As students shuffle into room 302 in Friends Hall, Powerpoint slides referencing the “hiragana,” or Japanese writing, of the week are screened on to the projector.

Review: Kondo’s show is pure and pristine

By | Jan 22, 2019

A young Japanese woman warmly greets a family as she enters its house.

Review: Mel Gibson revives his career with ‘Hacksaw Ridge’

By | Feb 21, 2017

This may just be the movie that Gibson was born to direct. The simple yet inspiring moral tale is a perfect fit for the director of “Braveheart.”

“My culture is not a costume”

By | Nov 4, 2015

With Halloween just behind us, you probably heard the term “cultural appropriation” at least once.

‘The Secret World of Arrietty’: Stunning anime captures cheer

By | Feb 29, 2012

Studio Ghibli, the Japanese animators best known for “Spirited Away,” return with “The Secret World of Arrietty,” a whimsical story about a race of tiny people called Borrowers. The film, originally released in Japan in July 2010, has finally made it to the U.S. The movie stars an unexpected cast including Bridgit Mendler as Borrower…