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FILM SCREENPLAY Pinter’s Proust






GRAPHIC SCREENPLAY Pinter-Proust




“The Past Is a Mist”: Pinter’s Proust

Christopher Richards, Paris Review, 23 Jan 2014


All the Dirty Bits of Marcel Proust, by Harold Pinter

–On stage, the English master of menace and the ponderous Frenchman find a common language in a feat of adaptation


Interesting to learn that a staged reading of Pinter’s Proust Play has been performed. My introduction to the Pinter was the BBC radio adaptation which I wrote about.


Little patch of yellow wall or a single asparagus? : Harold Pinter’s The Proust Screenplay


Little patch of yellow wall or a single asparagus? Harold Pinter’s The Proust Screenplay {2}


Later, having thought a little in general about novel or screenplay, a small post on that with a brief mention of adapting Proust, and a link to the YouTube of the BBC radio adaptation of Proust by Mike Butt.


Novel vs. Screenplay


If all this a bit too heavy or you, a soufflé of silliness and naughtiness from Monty Python:


All England Summarise Proust Competition



February 6, 2014 - Posted by | Pinter, Proust | ,

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