Outlander – Closer Look: Brianna’s Drawings Epi11

Kimberley Bright from the Art Department spent time developing Brianna’s drawing style, wanting her artwork to subtly evoke seventies style but, at the same time, not seem too incongruous in the eighteenth century. I started off making bright, colorful pastel drawings but, after much discussion, we ended up making them much darker and monochromatic to reflect her angst! The most anguished drawing features in Episode … Continue reading Outlander – Closer Look: Brianna’s Drawings Epi11

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi11

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi11 – If Not for Hope Written by Shaina Fewell & Bronwyn Garrity | Directed by Mairzee Almas This conversation is between Blacklanderz Tqwana, Olivia and Vida. Arranged and edited by Vida. CONFIDENCE | HOPE | THE FUTURE  Tqwana: We’re seeing the major players, Claire, Bree, Jamie and even Fergus dealing with crises of confidence in themselves and their situations. Jamie … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi11

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi10

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi10 – The Deep Heart’s Core Written by Luke Schelhaas | Directed by David Moore C: I love a good fire and thought the title card was their home fireplace and immediately felt a sense of warmth. Then, it moved on to show it was actually a distillery fire – still warmth but a different kind (better kind). [V: It is … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi10

Outlander – Closer Look: Filming the Epi 9

Outlander | Father-Daughter Bonding ~ via STARZ Outlander | John Bell on Episode 409 ~ via STARZ Outlander | Welcoming Caitlin O’Ryan ~ via STARZ Disclaimer: We hold no rights to any of the pictures.  No copyright infringement intended.  Continue reading Outlander – Closer Look: Filming the Epi 9

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi9

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi9 – The Birds and The Bees Written by Toni Graphia & Matthew B. Roberts | Directed by David Moore L: The title card has a message in it to be sure. The birds and the bees. How isn’t life typically about the birds and the bees? How are babies made? Our young children ask us. We teach our children how … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi9

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi8

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi8 – Wilmington Written by Luke Schelhaas | Directed by Jennifer Getzinger This conversation is between Blacklanderz Tami, Gwen and Tyrese. Arranged and edited by Vida. [For those who don’t know, I also interrupt at times – just because.] Tyrese: I found the title card to be striking visually, evoking the Shakespearean phrase that Governor Tryon quotes later in the episode, … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi8

Bree and Roger’s Time Travel Wardrobes

Brianna Time Travels Her costumes leading up to her time travel were deeply personal for me. Her ‘through the stones’ dress was quite the dilemma. We had previously decided that Claire knew too much of life in the eighteenth century to think that a “Jessica Gutenberg” (Gunne Sax) dress would pass muster, but I knew how much it meant to the fans and made the … Continue reading Bree and Roger’s Time Travel Wardrobes

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi7

Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi7 – Down the Rabbit Hole Written by Shannon Goss | Directed by Jennifer Getzinger This conversation is between Blacklanderz Amanda, Lorinda and Ayana (Ay). Arranged and edited by Vida. [For those who don’t know, I also interrupt at times – just because.] A: Someone’s making peanut butter sandwiches in the 1970’s. I’m reminded of the details Mad Men put into … Continue reading Blacklanderz Convos! Outlander S4 Epi7

15 TV Moments From This Week That We Can’t Stop Talking About

Well Clandom, Outlander ranked #7 and #8 on BuzzFeed’s list! 7. In Outlander, Roger told Brianna that Claire successfully found Jamie in the past, which causes Brianna to travel to Scotland in order to “find her mother.” 8. Also in Outlander, Roger learned that Claire and Jamie eventually die in a fire at Fraser’s Ridge — y’all, this is my favorite Outlander book and I’m … Continue reading 15 TV Moments From This Week That We Can’t Stop Talking About