From Page to Screen
Queen Mary, University of London
Area of Study
Film Studies, Media Studies, Radio - Television - Film
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6
Hours & Credits
OverviewCredits: 15.0Overlap: POR5035Prerequisite: NoneNobel 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% CourseworkLevel: 5
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