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Reading a Film 2

This Focus On looks at books that have made it to the cinema. Book adaptations are nothing new, but what is it like seeing your characters turned into characters on the big screen? Or how do you adapt a well-known novel without upsetting its fans?

Panel Discussion

Anne Fine

Anne Fine
a well known author whose works include Madame Doubtfire, Flour Babies and The Road of Bones

Ian Beck
Ian Beck
a prolific author and illustrator, whose book Tom Trueheart and The Land of Dark Stories is to be adapted for the screen.
Irene Marillat
Irene Marillat
Head Librarian
at Tolworth Girls School


The views expressed in these audio files are solely those of the speakers and not necessarily those of Film Education.

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