Sylvia plath: life inside the bell Jar
Most literary classics have been adapted for TV or the big screen, but there are a few that have been deemed ‘unfilmable’ and The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath is one of them.
That said, a rare attempt to bring the book to life is in the offing, with the Twilight saga’s Dakota Fanning in the lead role. So here’s a timely look at the semi-autobiographical novel about a woman’s descent into mental illness, which has been read by literature students and angst-ridden teens the world over.
It features excerpts from the book, read by Maggie Gyllenhaal.
Sylvia Plath wrote The Bell Jaré