Film & Television
Books on Screen
ABLA is excited about our following books that have been adapted for film and television!
El Deafo by Cece Bell
A three-part animated miniseries on Apple TV.
Cece Bell as Executive Producer, co-writer, and narrator. Executive produced and co-written by Will McRobb and co-executive produced by Claire Finn. Directed by Gilly Fogg with Mike Andrews as composer and featuring original music by Katie Crutchfield of Waxahatchee.
Winner of the BAFTA Children's & Young People's Award in the Content for Change and the Humanitas Prize, and nominated for an Emmy in Outstanding Special Class Animation Program, and Television Critics Association Award
Butter by Erin Jade Lange
A PG-13 motion picture that premiered in theatres nationwide in February 2022.
Directed and Written by Paul A Kaufman, starring Mira Sorvino, McKaley Miller and Alex Kersting
Rickshaw Girl by Mitali Perkins
An original movie produced and created by Sleeperwave Productions, directed by Amitabh Reza Chowdhury, written by Sharbari Z. Ahmed, Naseef Amin and Mitali Perkins, and starring Siam Ahmed, Champa, and Momena Chowdhury.
The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly by Stephanie Oakes
A two-season television series, now available streaming on Peacock TV.
A Blumhouse TV production created by Raelle Tucker, starring Elena Kampouris, Kevin Carroll, Kiana Madeira, Toby Huss, and Ryan Robbins
13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher
A four-season TV series on Netflix.
Produced by Selena Gomez at July Moon & Anonymous Content, and starring Dylan Minnette, Katherine Langford, and Alisha Boe.
Additional Film & Television News
These titles are also moving along in the Film/TV world!
NOTEBOOK OF DOOM series
by Troy Cummings, optioned by Scholastic Entertainment
Bird and Squirrel
by James Burks
animated short accepted into the Children's Film Festival Seattle 2021