Assignment: Film Adaptation
Write a short story, or choose a set text. Then adapt it to a film.
This is an adaptation of part of Jekyll and Hyde by Paul Carr. He is using it as a teaching aid with students in Japan to help them improve their English language skills.
Remember to add in sound and music, as well as a good title and credit sequence.
For teachers: benefits to students
- This helps students develop skills in video as well as prose.
- Students will understand issues involved in adapting a book to a film. You can then relate this to other film or TV adaptations.
- This makes a good group project.
- Ages 14+
- Suitable for groups
- Literature, media
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