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Filming Literature: The Art of Screen Adaptation
Filming Literature: The Art of Screen Adaptation
Routledge, July 2013
ISBN: 9781134054183
This is a comprehensive survey of the relationship between film and literature. It looks at the cinematic adaptations of such literary masters as Shakespeare, Henry James, Joseph Conrad and D.H. Lawrence, >>
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Screen Adaptation
Screen Adaptation
Focal Press, July 2012
ISBN: 9781136049057
Screen Adaptation : A Scriptwriting Handbook, 2nd ed. examines the challenge screenwriters face when adapting novels, plays, and short stories for the screen. Thoroughly updated to include new exercises >>
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My Old Lady: Complete Stage Play and Screenplay with an Essay on Adaptation
My Old Lady: Complete Stage Play and Screenplay with an Essay on Adaptation
Three Rooms Press, March 2016
ISBN: 9781941110379
Famed playwright Israel Horovitz has written more than 70 produced plays, which have been translated in more than 30 languages worldwide. Along the way, he has also written screenplays for film including >>
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Hitchcock and Adaptation: On the Page and Screen
Hitchcock and Adaptation: On the Page and Screen
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, March 2014
ISBN: 9781442230880
This collection of essays examines the various Hitchcock films that were adapted from other sources (short stories, play, and novels). Some of these essays focus on the director’s collaboration with such >>
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Screen Adaptations: Shakespeare's Hamlet: The Relationship Between Text and Film
Screen Adaptations: Shakespeare's Hamlet: The Relationship Between Text and Film
Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, January 2014
ISBN: 9781472538925
Hamlet is the most often produced play in the western literary canon, and a fertile global source for film adaptation. Samuel Crowl, a noted scholar of Shakespeare on film, unpacks the process of adapting >>
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Adaptations: From Text to Screen, Screen to Text
Adaptations: From Text to Screen, Screen to Text
Routledge, June 2013
ISBN: 9781136219597
Adaptations considers the theoretical and practical difficulties surrounding the translation of a text into film, and the reverse process; the novelisation of films. Through three sets of case studies, >>
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Screen Adaptations: Romeo and Juliet
Screen Adaptations: Romeo and Juliet
Methuen Drama, October 2010
ISBN: 9781408130957
The Screen Adaptations series provides an in-depth look at how classic pieces of literature have been adapted for screen. It assesses the ways in which alternative screen interpretations offer up different >>
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Screen Adaptations: Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice
Screen Adaptations: Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice
Methuen Drama, October 2010
ISBN: 9781408130971
The study of literature on screen is a growing area of study in schools and universities. Many students have to produce critical essays comparing the novel and film versions of a particular text. The Screen >>
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Screen Adaptations: Shakespeare’s King Lear
Screen Adaptations: Shakespeare’s King Lear
Methuen Drama, October 2009
ISBN: 9781408144015
This close study of film adaptations of King Lear looks at several different versions (mainstream, art-house and cinematic offshoots and discusses: the literary text in its historical context, key themes >>
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Screen Adaptations: The Tempest
Screen Adaptations: The Tempest
Methuen Drama, May 2008
ISBN: 9781408149652
Literature and film studies students will find plenty of materialto support their courses and essay writing on how the film versionsprovide different readings of the original text.Focussing on numerous >>
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Screen Adaptations: Great Expectations
Screen Adaptations: Great Expectations
Methuen Drama, April 2008
ISBN: 9781408149010
A close study of the relationship between text and film versions of Great Expectations.Literature and film studies students will find plenty of material tosupport their courses and essay writing on how >>
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Russian and Soviet Film Adaptations of Literature, 1900-2001: Screening the Word
Russian and Soviet Film Adaptations of Literature, 1900-2001: Screening the Word
Routledge, January 2005
ISBN: 9780203011041
Examines the importance of film adaptations of literature in Russian cinema, especially during the Soviet period when the cinema was accorded a vital role in imposing the authority of the communist regime >>
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