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Episode 264 – Movie Adaptations: Making Movie Magic

From page to screen and everything in between, the Harry Potter films opened up a whole new aspect to the wizarding world we fell in love with. Join hosts Michael, Alison, and Rosie, along with special guest Pierre Bohanna, head prop maker on the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts films, as they discuss the Harry Potter films as adaptations.

On Episode 264 we discuss…

→ Welcome Head Prop Modeller, Pierre Bohanna!
→ Behind the Props of Potter
→ The theory of adaptation
→ Other adaptations
→ How close should we stay to source?
→ One person’s vision?
→ Columbus and the early years
→ Cuarón and the need for change
→ Newell and the turning point
→ Yates and the build to the battle.

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