TITLE

True Lies

AUTHOR(S)
Longwell, Todd
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Hollywood Reporter;12/17/2008, Vol. 407 Issue 48, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the experiences of various screenwriters while scriptwriting for film adaptations. British playwright David Hare, who translated Bernhard Schlink's novel "The Reader," into script form, says the primary challenge was the unspoken interior monologue in which characters freely express their thoughts in the book. Simon Beaufoy wandered around the slums in Mumbai, India, while working on the script of the film "Slumdog Millionaire," adapted from Vikas Swamp's novel "Q & A."
ACCESSION #
36578360

 

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