To Orwell Today,
re: BURMESE DAYS
Dear Jackie Jura,
I am currently working on a big project for a college course I am taking where I need to perform a mock pitch for a film. I am going to make the pitch for one of my favorite books, Burmese Days. In order to do this successfully, I need to know who currently owns the film rights to this book. I know Richard Blair owned them a few years ago, but is that information up to date?
I would so appreciate a response as this is a very important assignment for me. Thank you so much and great job with the website.
I agree that BURMESE DAYS would make a GREAT movie.
The info I have on rights to Orwell's books is in the articles ORWELL A WRITER WRONGED and 1984 A BAD MOVIE.
All the best with your pitch,
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