From Page to Screen

Queen Mary, University of London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    From Page to Screen

  • Host University

    Queen Mary, University of London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Film Studies, Media Studies, Radio - Television - Film

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

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  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
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  • Overview

    Credits: 15.0
    Overlap: POR5035
    Prerequisite: None
    Nobel laureate José Saramago (Portugal) and director of 'City of God' (Fernando Meirelles, Brazil) came together in the film adaptation 'Blindness'. Garl García Berbal was the protagonist of a transposition to contemporary Mexico of a major 19th century novel by renowned Eça de Querirós, set in 2005 in another adaptation. This module naluses text to screen adaptations.offering a panorama of film amd literature in the Portuguese-speaking world. we examine authorship and narrative in Camões's epic 'The Lusiads', in the work of mocdernist Fernando Pessoa and in the cinema of Manoel de Oliveira, also considering the implications of spatial and temporal relocations, as well as the presence of cinematuc stars in these films.
    Assessment: 100.0% Coursework
    Level: 5

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