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Adaptation and Montage

Neale, Derek (2011). Adaptation and Montage. Writing in Education(53) pp. 33–37.

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A survey of the modes and benefits of approaches to writing adaptations, using filmic techniques such as montage. The article considers Eisenstein's theories of montage, the method's links to fine art, and how it is manifest in various film adaptations, including 'An Angel at My Table' and 'The Hours'.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2011 Derek Neale
ISSN: 1361-8539
Keywords: Creative writing, film, fiction, life writing, adaptation, montage, Eisenstein, screen, screenplay, montage sequence
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Art History, Classical Studies, English and Creative Writing, Music
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 30855
Depositing User: Derek Neale
Date Deposited: 20 Jan 2012 10:37
Last Modified: 06 Oct 2016 04:55
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