From Page To Screen

from-page-to-screenHere’s the list of films that form part of my Page to Screen reading challenge, namely to read the source books for any films adapted from books that are shown at Reading Film Theatre.

I’ll add links to my reviews once I have watched the films and read the books.

RFT 2017/18 Season

RFT Summer 2018 Season

Film – ‘The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society’ / Book – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

RFT Spring 2018 Season

Film – ‘Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool’ / Book – Film Stars don’t Die in Liverpool: A True Story by Peter Turner

Film – ‘Call Me By Your Name’ / Book – Call Me By Your Name by André Aciman

Film – ‘Darkest Hour’ / Book: Darkest Hour: How Churchill Brought England Back from the Brink by Anthony McCarten

RFT Autumn 2017 Season

Film – ‘En man som heter Ove’ / Book – A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

Film – ‘Victoria and Abdul’ / Book – Victoria & Abdul by Shrabani Basu

Film – ‘Murder on the Orient Express’ / Book – Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie


RFT 2016/17 Season

RFT Summer 2017 Season

Film – ‘Hidden Figures’ / Book – Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly

Film – “The Sense of an Ending” / Book – The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

RFT Spring 2017 Season

Film – ‘A United Kingdom’ / Book – Colour Bar: The Triumph of Seretse Kharma and His Nation by Susan Williams

Film – “Queen of Katwe” / Book – Queen of Katwe: A Story of Life, Chess, and One Extraordinary Girl’s Dream of Becoming a Grandmaster by Tim Crothers

Film – “The Light Between Oceans” / Book – The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman

Film – “Indignation” / Book Indignation by Philip Roth

Film – “A Monster Calls” / Book – A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

Film – ‘Denial’ / Book – History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier by Deborah L. Lipstadt

RFT Autumn 2016 Season

Film – ‘Carol’ / Book – Carol (The Price of Salt) by Patricia Highsmith

Film – “Love and Friendship” / Book – Lady Susan by Jane Austen

Film – “Julieta” / Book – Runaway by Alice Munro

Film – ‘Bridge of Spies’ / Book – Bridge of Spies: A True Story of the Cold War by Giles Whittell





You can find out more about Reading Film Theatre here:  RFT Website


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