In this Press Play video, Matt Zoller Seitz is suggesting a new Oscar for Outstanding Achievement in Collaborative Performance — an Oscar that would “honor memorable characters created by mixing performance with CGI, immersive makeup, puppetry, or other behind-the-scenes craft.” In this, the first of four essays, the focus is Andy Serkis, who should, of course, have been nominated for Best Supporting Actor for Rise of the Planet of the Apes…alas.