Adaptation for Animation : Transforming Literature Frame by Frame, Paperback / softback Book

Adaptation for Animation : Transforming Literature Frame by Frame Paperback / softback


Talented animation artists often neglect successful storytelling in favour of strong visuals, but now you can have both with this complete guide to adaptation for animation.

Veteran independent filmmaker Hannes Rall teaches you how to draw and adapt inspiration from copyright-free materials like fairy tales, myths, and classic literature, making it easier than ever to create your own compelling narrative.

With sections on subjects like transcultural adaptations, storyboarding, visual poetry, and colour scripts, this book is just the right mix of practical advice, lavish illustrations, and industry case studies to give you everything you need to start adapting your story today. Key FeaturesLearn how to find free and un-copyrighted materials and adapt them into a unique story for your own animated narrativeIncludes exclusive interviews with Academy Award winning animation director John Canemaker, Academy Award nominated filmmaker Ishu Patel and esteemed animation historian Giannalberto Bendazzi. Hundreds of full-colour visuals from case studies of adapted animated films from around the world


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 480 pages, 228 Halftones, color; 507 Halftones, black and white
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Film, TV & radio
  • ISBN: 9781138886483



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