Contents: The Novel/Film Debate: history of adapting literature - problems and solutions - kinds of adaptations and
their analysis – Film-Historic Approach: history and style of British and U.S. adaptations - British and U.S. Austen films
- influence of previous films and filming traditions on the 1995 Sense & Sensibility and Persuasion – Film-Analytical
Approach: the two 1995 films’ «fidelity» to the novels - the books’ and Austen’s cinematic potential - structural, feminist
and Marxist film analysis - ideological messages and how these were conveyed.