Tag: Academy Awards

Exploring True/False

Each winter, as February becomes March, Columbia, Missouri transforms itself into a grand stage for the True/False film fest, a four-day international nonfiction film festival.


An Oscar for Andy?

20th Century Fox is mounting an Oscar campaign for The Planet of the Apes’ Andy Serkis. Tama Leaver examines the potential implications of this sort of virtual acting or ‘synthespian’ (synthetic thespian) performance for our understanding of what it means to act or perform.