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Bill Wine’s Based on the Book: Bestselling Cinema

Apr 21, 2017 to Apr 21, 2017 7:30 - 9pm

RESCHEDULED from February 17 to April 21!  Based on the Book: Bestselling Cinema
Friday, April 21 7:30-9 pm

For Adults

We know in our hearts that books and movies are so different that we really shouldn’t compare them. And yet, we just can’t help it. In this presentation Bill Wine discusses the psychological differences between the reading and viewing experience. He also analyzes the way classic and modern novels have been translated into films. A collection of indelible written works that have provided the source material for storied, memorable movies are discussed.
Presenter Bill Wine has been KYW Newsradio’s movie critic since 2001. Wine is a tenured professor in the department of communication at La Salle University, where he teaches film and writing courses. In addition to his work in the media and academia, he is also a produced and published playwright.