Classics From Page to Screen: Adapting Literature Into the Disney Films and TV Shows
December 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am$12
The majority of the Disney films and television programs were inspired by books. Of course, when being adapted for the screen, there are many changes necessary. Critics sometimes complain about the Disney version eclipsing the original literature. The changes are often due to different storytelling media. This presentation will survey the surprising range of books that were transformed by Disney over the years with many examples of first printings of the books and the ones that were likely referred to by the studio.