Now I need to check out the Red Turtle! Hope your summer was fun and restorative. Friday is my first day back!
Thanks for teaching me about this film. As I watched the trailer, I was thinking it connects to The Wild Robot, a simple, yet powerful novel. I plan to read it aloud to my 6th graders and it is one of the Global Read-Aloud books. I also thought back to my summer vacation in Tulum, Mexico where I saw a giant turtle - what a magnificent creature!
That movie-book connection is a cool one: both stories told with deceptive simplicity, sharing many common themes. Mean time, your personal connection sounds like a blast!
Man, that looks great. I hadn't heard of it. Sometimes there are too many words and this looks like it says a lot with few.
Precisely. Pun intended :)
I'm with Kathleen. I will have to watch too!
Short and to the point - you got your blog readers curious to watch the movie. Have a great Back to School Night.
Thanks for the encouragement!
Always giving me something to think about! I can't wait to watch the whole thing. Makes me think if I should rely a little less on words. hmm?
One worthy thought deserves another, so thanks for the reciprocal sharing. As for striving for less wordiness? I turned over that topic stone in July: http://cast-of-characters.blogspot.com/2017/07/floating-idea.html