Short Story Abbreviation And Clerc's Film Adaptation

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Winton’s short story Abbreviation, along with Clerc’s film adaptation explores different aspects of the story by foreseeing the content and perspective differently. Both texts identify Vic as travelling through his journey from a child to a young adult; however the two texts look at this through his relationships with different people. The short story identifies the reader about perspective through dialogue whilst Clerc’s film adaptation uses film techniques such as camera angles and sound effects to explore the perspective. Winton’s short story focused highly on Vic’s relationship with his family, most predominately his parents and how this slightly inhibits his ability to grow up. Winton identified Vic’s relationship with his family
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