This year, there have been plenty of adaptations to choose from including classic tales like Anna Karenina and Great Expectations and more modern stories like The Lucky One and Argo. Two highlights from the past twelve months of cinema though have to be Life of Pi and Silver Linings Playbook - both of which have received BAFTA nods today for Best Adapted Screenplay. Many of the best performances and films of the year (according to BAFTA) were also adaptations.
Best Adapted Screenplay nominations:
- ARGO Chris Terrio
- BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD Lucy Alibar, Benh Zeitlin
- LIFE OF PI David Magee
- LINCOLN Tony Kushner
- SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK David O. Russell
For the full nominations list, check out Filmoria.