Blog Posts tagged: tv

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8 Scottish Books That Are (Probably) Unfilmable

Writer, critic and former Artistic Director at the Edinburgh International Film Festival Hannah McGill picks out some Scottish novels that would pose significant challenges to filmmakers looking to adapt them for the silver screen.

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13 Scottish Books That Need to be Adapted for Screen

Writer, critic and former Artistic Director at the Edinburgh International Film Festival Hannah McGill picks out a baker's dozen of books that would be perfect source material for screen adaptations.

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Spark on Screen: The Book-to-Screen Adaptations of Muriel Spark

Some of Muriel Spark's novels have made it to film and television but many have yet to be adapted. Professor Willy Maley takes a look back at her stories and why she merits a place on the big screen.

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