January 15, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Visual Literacy and Media Literacy QuickLink: Brutally Honest Oscar Posters

Just in case you missed this gallery of reimagined posters for the Best Picture Oscar nominees when College Humor debuted it last month…

For Your Consideration: ‘Life of Pi,’ the Oscars, and How to Persuade the Media

Why is the case so strenuously made for a potential Best Picture win for ‘Life of Pi’?

Film Review: ‘Life of Pi’ Offers a Menagerie of 3D Delights, While Conveying the Book’s Heady Themes

In the 3D film adaptation of Yann Martel’s “Life of Pi,” a teenager named Pi squares off with a hulking and hungry Bengal tiger, the the only other occupant of a lifeboat adrift in the Pacific Ocean.