Mazda Moradabbasi Fouladi

Postgraduate Research Student

Thesis

Theoretical Approach to Literary Adaptation in Iranian Cinema with a Focus on the New Wave Cinema and Child-centered Films

Supervisors

Summary

This thesis addresses the influence of literary adaptation on Iranian cinema. It investigates the role of contemporary Persian fiction at two key turning points of Iranian cinema: the rise of the New Wave cinema in the pre-revolutionary years of 1979 and the cycle of child-centered films through the post-revolutionary era.