“The Dead” on Film

Above is a clip from John Huston’s 1987 film adaptation of Joyce’s “The Dead”.  Compare Huston’s interpretation of the scene with our reading of the passage on page 48. Think especially about Joyce’s use of character focalization and free indirect discourse in the passage. How are Joyce’s literary techniques translated for the medium of film? Or are they? What is lost? Gained?

DUE DATE: Thursday, April 6

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