With more than 50% of all films in release over the last century having been adapted from books, the journey that a creative property takes from page to screen is a unique and complicated one. In order to be a truly great adaptation how close must you follow the original material and how much can you stray and take off from the beaten path?


Screens Tuesday, April 17th at 7:00 pm at the Sie FilmCenter
FREE for DFS Members, $5 for Non-Member guests, $7 for Non-Members
Part of our Great Adaptations series!

The Thin Man

Screens Sunday, May 13th at 2:00 pm on 35mm film!
Pre-film lecture, led by Sarah Hagelin, Associate Professor, Department of English, Director of Film Studies, University of Colorado at Denver.

The Manchurian Candidate

Wednesday, May 23rd at 7:00 pm
Pre-film introduction and post-film discussion led by Melinda Barlow, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Film Studies at the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Blade Runner - Final Cut

Screens Tuesday, June 5th at 7:00 pm
Pre-film lecture, "What Makes Us Human" led by Colleen Donnelly, Professor of English at the University of Colorado at Denver.


Screens Tuesday, June 12th at 7:00 pm
Pre-film lecture, led by Andy Scahill, Assistant Professor, Department of English, University of Colorado at Denver

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