From Text to Screen and Back To Text: Film and Literature, the Portuguese Context

London (13.-14.11.2017), 13.-14. November 2017

The Camões Centre for Portuguese Language and Culture (King´s College, London) and Utopia - UK Portuguese Film Festival are delighted to announce their

'Conference on Film and Literature:
From Text to Screen and Back to Text
Film and Literature: The Portuguese Context',

which will take place on 13th and 14th November 2017 at the Kings College in London. The project is supported by Camões Institute in Portugal.

Seating for this free event is first come, first served. No registration is needed.

Note that our website will be updated on Monday 30th but feel free to spread the programme among your peers.

If you are around London, come and join us for these two days’s immersion in film & literature.

Kind regards,
Fernanda

FERNANDA FRANCO
Production & Public Relations

+44 (0) 793 994 1831
UTOPIA - UK Portuguese Film Festival 

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From Text to Screen and Back to Text
Film and Literature: The Portuguese Context

13 – 14 November 2017

King’s College, London
Strand, London, WC2R 2LS

Day 1 - Monday 13 November 2017

LOCATION: Old Committee Room

10:45 - Registration opens
11:15 - 11:30 - Welcome speeches

11:30 - 13:00 - Panel 1

Chair: ANA MEDEIROS

Understanding Film and Literature through Portuguese Documentaries
ANA SOARES
Universidade do Algarve/ CIAC - Centro de Investigação em Artes e Comunicação, Portugal

António Macedo and Fernando Namora: Eros and Thanatos in Sunday Afternoon
ÉRICA FALEIRO RODRIGUES
University of London/ Birkbeck College, UK

Written Films: Hitchcock’s Nightmare and Cronenberg’s The Double, according to Ana Teresa Pereira
AMÂNDIO REIS
Universidade de Lisboa/ CEC - Centro de Estudos Comparatistas, Portugal

3:00- 14:30 - Lunch break

14:30 - 16:00 - Panel 2

Chair: ANA BELA MORAIS

Writers are good characters
PAULO FILIPE MONTEIRO
Universidade Nova de Lisboa/ IFILNOVA - Instituto de Filosofia da Nova, Portugal

Different kinds of Freedom: Solveig Nordlund's relationship with Literature
ANA CATARINA PEREIRA
Universidade da Beira Interior/ LabCom.IFP - Comunicação Filosofia e Humanidades, Portugal

Vergílio Ferreira and Film: The Seduction of Eternity in a Mirror Metamorphosis
LUÍS MIGUEL OLIVEIRA BARROS CARDOSO/TERESA DE LURDES FRUTUOSO MENDES
Escola Superior de Educação e Ciências Sociais/ IPP - Instituto Politécnico de Portalegre, Portugal

16:00 - 16:30 - 1st afternoon coffee break

16:30 - 18:00 - Panel 3

Chair: ÉRICA FALEIRO RODRIGUES

Eccentricities of a Film Adaptation: the Portuguese Classic The Maias
ANA CABRAL MARTINS
Universidade Nova de Lisboa/ FCSH - Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas, Portugal

The writer on film: Modalities of the representation of writing in the films of João Botelho and Peter Greenaway
BRUNO FONTES
Universidade de Coimbra/ CLP - Centro de Literatura Portuguesa, FLUC (Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Coimbra), Portugal

Haunted Pages, Haunted Screens: Wenceslau de Moraes and Paulo Rocha
JOSÉ BÉRTOLO
Universidade de Lisboa/ CEC - Centro de Estudos Comparatistas, Portugal

18:00 - 18:30 - 2nd afternoon break

LOCATION: Nash Lecture Theatre

18:30 - 21:00 - João Botelho in conversation with Érica Faleiro Rodrigues - Screening preceded by Q&A
Disquiet by João Botelho, 2010, 90’, Portugal

Day 2 - Tuesday 14th November 2017

LOCATION: Old Committee Room

11:00 - 12:30 - panel 4

Chair: ANA CATARINA PEREIRA

O Delfim: from page to image. How does Fernando Lopes film the writing of José Cardoso Pires?
ANA BELA MORAIS
Universidade de Lisboa/ CEC - Centro de Estudos Comparatistas, Portugal

Reimagining Lisbon during World War II: Hollywood’s adaptation of The Conspirators
RUI LOPES
Universidade Nova de Lisboa/ IHC - Instituto de História Contemporânea, Portugal

Mysteries of Lisbon: Literature materialization in images, bodies and atmosphere
CATERINA CUCINOTTA
Universidade Católica/ CECC - Centro de Estudos em Comunicação e Cultura, Portugal

12:30 - 13:30  - Lunch break

13:30 - 15.00 - Panel 5

Chair: MARIANA LIZ

A kaleidoscopic experience in Manoel de Oliveira’s Inquietude (Anxiety)
PATRÍCIA DA SILVA CARDOSO
Universidade Federal do Paraná/ CEP - Centro de Estudos Portugueses, Brazil

Camilo, Agustina and Oliveira - a share of genius between literature and film
RITA BENIS
Universidade de Lisboa/ CEC - Centro de Estudos Comparatistas, Portugal

António Reis and Margarida Cordeiro: Ways of working
RAQUEL MORAIS
University of London/ Birkbeck College, UK

15:00 - 15:30 - Break

LOCATION: Anatomy Museum

15:30 - 16:45 - Margarida Gil in conversation - chaired by Rita Benis

LOCATION: K.019 Room

17:00 - 18:00 - Portugal´s Global Cinema - Industry, history and culture, edited by Mariana Liz - With the presence of Sally Faulkner - Book launch and drinks. Registration is needed for this event. Click Here

LOCATION: Nash Lecture Theatre

18:30 - 21:00 - Paulo Filipe Monteiro in conversation with Helder Macedo - Screening preceded by Q&A
Zeus by Paulo Filipe Monteiro, 2017, 117’, Portugal/Algeria