Fred Guida is the author of the blog www.charlesdickensonscreen.com. He is also a film consultant and programmer at the Yale Center for British Art in New Haven, Connecticut, and has taught film studies at Quinnipiac University and Connecticut College.
"an unusual and ambitious subject"--Newsletter of The Magic Lantern Society; "a useful guide"--The Dickensian; "delightful...a scholarly work crammed with facts, credits, opinion and general humbuggery"--Film Review; "an engaging and informative text.... A detailed filmography"--Classic Images; "excellent...intelligently written and painstaking in its detail"--Interzone; "You don't have to be a fanatic like me to love the book too. If you enjoy Dickens, A Christmas Carol or just Christmas you'll love what's to learn from author Guida. I have spent more than a generation looking for a really good book that highlights film adaptations of A Christmas Carol"--The Moderate Voice; "a labor of love and a work of serious scholarship...valuable"--Dickens Quarterly; "definitive"--The Slide Area.