The best 21 screen writersby silvia-ramosdebarton | created - 08 Jan 2011 | updated - 08 Jan 2011 | Public
By Silvia Ramos de Barton Filmmaker and script writer Argentina
1. Orson Welles
Actor | Citizen Kane
His father was a well-to-do inventor, his mother a beautiful concert pianist; Orson Welles was gifted in many arts (magic, piano, painting) as a child. When his mother died (he was six) he traveled the world with his father. He was orphaned at 15 after his father's death and became the ward of Dr. ...
Citizen Kain, es una obra de arte, EL MEJOR GUION JAMAS ESCRITO. NUMERO UNO EN LA HISTORIA DEL CINE, NADIE LO SUPERARA.
Writer | La leggenda del pianista sull'oceano
Cinema Paradiso, tardo 10 años en conseguir el dinero para filmarla....increible!!! pero lo logró. ES MI IDOLO ABSOLUTO SU TESON, NO ABANDONAR Y SEGUIR Y SEGUIR. Love Giuseppe
Writer | El secreto de sus ojos
Argentine Writer of El Secreto de sus Ojos, the film won the Oscar for Best Foreing Movie 2009.
Director | Ladri di biciclette
Vittorio De Sica grew up in Naples, and started out as an office clerk in order to raise money to support his poor family. He was increasingly drawn towards acting, and made his screen debut while still in his teens, joining a stage company in 1923. By the late 1920s he was a successful matinee ...
Ladron de Bicicletas, inolvidable y tan actual...
Writer | The Others
Is the son of a Spanish mother and a Chilean father. His family moved back to Spain when he was 1 year old, and he grew up and studied in Madrid. He wrote, produced and directed his first short film La cabeza at the age of 19, and he was 23 when he directed his feature debut Thesis (1996). His film ...
En Ágora alcanza el sumun como winemaker, script writer, and intelectual. Congrats Alejandro!
6. Mateo Gil
Writer | Agora
Mateo Gil was born on September 23, 1972 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain as Francisco Mateo Gil Rodríguez. He is a writer and director, known for Agora (2009), Open Your Eyes (1997) and The Sea Inside (2004).
ÄGORA together with Alejandro Amenabar, EXQUISITE !
7. Alan Ball
Producer | American Beauty
Belleza Americana, American Beauty, habla de la hipocresía de nuestros tiempos, de los cambios de valores, del odio a envejecer
The burnning Plain, me encantó, es un capo, Babel..
9. Woody Allen
Writer | Manhattan
Woody Allen was born Allan Stewart Konigsberg on December 1, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York, to Nettie (Cherrie), a bookkeeper, and Martin Konigsberg, a waiter and jewellery engraver. His father was of Russian Jewish descent, and his maternal grandparents were Austrian Jewish immigrants. As a young boy...
I love Cassandra Dream...and Match Point, two art pieces
10. Thea von Harbou
Writer | Metropolis
Thea von Harbou was born on December 27, 1888 in Tauperlitz, Döhlau, Bavaria, Germany as Thea Gabriele von Harbou. She was a writer and director, known for Metropolis (1927), Spies (1928) and M (1931). She was married to Fritz Lang and Rudolf Klein-Rogge. She died on July 1, 1954 in Berlin, Germany.
Spouse of Fritz Lang, was the writer of METROPOLIS, a genius
11. Peter Morgan
Writer | Frost/Nixon
Peter Morgan was born on April 10, 1963 in London, England as Peter Julian Robin Morgan. He is a writer and producer, known for Frost/Nixon (2008), The Last King of Scotland (2006) and The Queen (2006).
Hereafter, the Queen, one of the best nowadays
12. Alan Nourse
Writer | Out of the Unknown
Alan Nourse was born on August 11, 1928 in Des Moines, Iowa, USA as Alan Edward Nourse. He was an actor and writer, known for Out of the Unknown (1965), Ürtörténetek (1977) and Star Tonight (1955). He was married to Ann Jane Morton. He died on June 19, 1992 in Thorp, Washington, ...
THe Bladerunner writer wowoowo
Writer of QUE BELLO ES VIVIR, IT´S A WONDERFUL LIFE!
Writer | Casablanca
Julius J. Epstein was born on August 22, 1909 in New York City, New York, USA. He was a writer and producer, known for Casablanca (1942), Reuben, Reuben (1983) and Pete 'n' Tillie (1972). He was married to Ann Margot Laszlo and Frances Sage. He died on December 30, 2000 in Los Angeles, California, ...
One of the four writers of Casablanca
Writer | Dunkirk
Best known for his cerebral, often nonlinear, storytelling, acclaimed writer-director Christopher Nolan was born on July 30, 1970, in London, England. Over the course of 15 years of filmmaking, Nolan has gone from low-budget independent films to working on some of the biggest blockbusters ever made.
Escribio EL GRAN TRUCO, The Prestige, es un guión extraordinario, mágico, cultural, novelado alrededor de hechos reales como Tesla y la teletransportación. Un genio. Divina película. Tambien escribio Memento y El Origen, (Y Batman el caballero de la NOche)
16. Michael Ondaatje
Writer | The English Patient
Michael Ondaatje was born on September 12, 1943 in Colombo, Ceylon as Philip Michael Ondaatje. He is a writer, known for The English Patient (1996), Elimination Dance (1998) and The Offering (1966). He is married to Linda Spaulding.
The English Patient, one of my 5 favourite novels, the film is unforgettable, I saw it 9 times. The play, the music, the actors, the impossible love....
17. Richard Curtis
Writer | Love Actually
Richard Curtis was born on November 8, 1956 in Wellington, New Zealand as Richard Whalley Anthony Curtis. He is a writer and producer, known for Love Actually (2003), Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994) and About Time (2013).
Writer of 4 weddings and a funeral, 4 bodas y un funeral fue un antes y un despues en las comedias romanticas
18. Sylvia Nasar
Writer | A Beautiful Mind
EscribiO UNA MENTE BRILLANTE, A BEAUTIFUL MIND. Sin palabras
19. Ted Tally
Writer | The Silence of the Lambs
EL SILENCIO DE LOS INOCENTES THE SILENT OF THE LAMBS!!!
20. Peter Shaffer
Writer | Amadeus
Educated St Paul's School & Trinity College, Cambridge. Worked in Aquisitions Dept. of New York Public Library and for music publisher Boosey & Hawkes before finding fame as playwright.
AMADEUS, LA VIDA DE MOZART !!!
21. John Briley
Writer | Gandhi
John Briley was born on June 25, 1925 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA as John Richard Briley. He was a writer and producer, known for Gandhi (1982), Molokai (1999) and Christopher Columbus: The Discovery (1992). He was married to Nancy Helmich Whitcomb , Dorothy Reichart and Valerie Belsky. He died on ...