Books Of The Academy Awards #Oscars2017

Many Oscar nominees for 2017 began as a good book, or short story. Here is a list of books which inspired the Academy Award nominated work for this year.

 

arrival-1391_1Arrival is based on a 1998 short story called “Story of Your Life” by Ted Chiang

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The film Fences is based on the play Fences written by August Wilson.

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The film Lion is based on the non fiction book called A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley and Larry Buttrose.

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Moonlight is based on the play In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue by Tarell Alvin McCraney.

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Elle is based on the novel Oh by Philippe Djian.

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Nocturnal Animals is based on the novel Tony and Susan by Austin Wright.

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Hidden Figures is based on the non fiction book Hidden Figures.

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Silence is based on the novel Silence by Shūsaku Endō.

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is based on the book by the same name, written by J.K. Rowling.

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Life, Animated is based on the book Life, Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism written by Ron Suskind.

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A Man Called Ove is based on the book by the same name, written by Fredrick Backman.

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Blind Vaysha based on a story by Georgi Gospodinov.

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Pear Cider and Cigarettes is based on a graphic novel of the same name written by Robert Valley.

 

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