2019 - 2020 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

6906/0  Literature as Film

0.5 credit per semester

Many movies originally started out as novels, plays, or short stories. This course examines the original texts and choices made by writers and directors in the adaptation process. Students gain the skills necessary to critically read and analyze texts and films to evaluate the works of professionals and peers. Opportunity exists to produce original essays, storyboards, critiques, and short films. Genres covered include drama, mystery and film noir, western, comedy, gangster, and horror/thriller.

9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit

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