Packed with gripping story-lines, relatable characters and enchanting visual effects, it’s no surprise that ‘Dystopian Future’ has become one of the most popular genres for Young Adult fiction – and with the release of Mortal Engines on DVD next week it’s showing no signs of slowing down. Continue reading
We’ve made it to the middle of the year! With winter, the school holidays and some wonderful new releases there’s never been a better time to settle in with a movie. Let’s see what you could find in your local library in July.
There is this idea that the book will always be better than the film, but perhaps they are just different. A book is an idea that a film can grow from, and a film can bring life to the written word; It is a marriage of creative mediums that serve each other. There is something exciting about your favourite book being turned into a film, and similarly a film can inspire you to delve deeper and read the book that inspired it!
Let’s take a look at some recent book to film adaptations… Continue reading