• Posts Tagged ‘Movie’

    Today is Tuesday.

    by  • June 26, 2012 • Tuesday Posts • 0 Comments

    Happy Tuesday, folks! As I’m sure you are aware, Tuesdays are usually dedicated to a translation tidbit/story, or featured students and teachers. Well, since we haven’t been receiving too many “lost in translation” stories (and haven’t stumbled into any awkward translation moments ourselves recently), we’re going to switch things up a bit and surprise...

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    Media Monday–The Central Park Effect!

    by  • June 25, 2012 • Monday Posts • 0 Comments

    Good Morning GLNers!  How was your weekend?  Post a comment below if you would like to share a story.  I attended a screening during the AFI & Discovery Channel Silverdocs international documentary film festival. I saw The Central Park Effect.  At first, when a friend suggested an American-made film about birding, I was unenthused. ...

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    Media Monday–Hot Summer Days!

    by  • May 14, 2012 • Monday Posts • 0 Comments

    Happy Monday, GLNers! I hope you had a great weekend and enjoyed celebrating Mother’s Day, whether your mom is near or far (or whether your children are near or far)!! Since today’s looking pretty rainy and gloomy, here’s a trailer for a movie that will take you away into a warm, summer day. Or,...

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    Media Monday–Filmfest DC!

    by  • April 16, 2012 • Monday Posts • 0 Comments

    Happy Monday, lovely readers! I hope everyone’s enjoying the warm weather that has so graciously descended upon DC! And speaking of things descending on DC…has anyone been to any Filmfest DC films yet?? Filmfest DC started last week, and is going on until the 22nd, so you have plenty of opportunities to check out...

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    Media Monday–Утомлённые солнцем!

    by  • April 9, 2012 • Monday Posts • 0 Comments

    Happy Monday! I hope everyone had a great weekend! Since it’s Media Monday, we’re going to kick off this week with another trailer. The wonderful movie that you’ll be getting a preview of is called Burnt By the Sun, or in Russian, the language of the movie, Утомлённые солнцем. Here’s a quick synopsis of...

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    Media Monday–Captain Abu Raed!

    by  • April 2, 2012 • Monday Posts • 0 Comments

    Happy Monday wonderful GLNers, and welcome to April! Did you play any April Fools’ jokes on your friends? It occurred to me that it would be a great prank to “teach” somebody to say something in another language, yet actually teach them something very different from what they think they’re learning to say…not that...

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    Media Monday!

    by  • March 12, 2012 • Monday Posts • 0 Comments

    Welcome back from the weekend! On last week’s Media Monday we featured a song, so to switch things up a bit we’re going to share a movie with you! Okay, not a whole movie…we don’t have those kinds of rights. But a trailer for a movie that I personally am a huge fan of....

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