Ep. 610 - Raya and the Last Dragon

Mar 16, 2021, 06:00 PM

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The Oscar nominations are fresh out of the oven. David, Devindra, Jeff are joined by Hoai-Tran Bui, writer at slashfilm.com, to talk about representation in this Academy Award season and Disney’s new animated film, Raya and the Last Dragon. 

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Weekly Plugs

Shownotes (All timestamps are approximate only)
What we've been watching (~29:18)
David -  Search Party, Cherry (attempted viewing), Chungking Express.
Devindra -  Search Party, Expanse
Hoai-Tran Bui - ON-GAKU: Our Sound
Jeff - Assembled, When We Stayed Home

Feature (~1:17:30)
Raya and the Last Dragon

Spoilers (~1:46:15)

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