Adapting Anne: My Thoughts on 3 (Very Different) Film Adaptations of The Diary of Anne Frank

For my project, I watched The Diary of Anne Frank (a feature length film released in theatres in 1959), Anne Frank: The Whole Story (a made for TV movie released in 2001), and The Diary of Anne Frank (a five part BBC miniseries made in 2009). Each adaptation had its strengths and weaknesses in areas that the others did not. Below are my thoughts on each of the adaptations.

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