The best 21 screen writers

By Silvia Ramos de Barton
Filmmaker and script writer
Argentina
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Orson Welles
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 nine) he traveled the world with his father. When his father died (he was fifteen) he became the ward of Chicago's Dr. Maurice Bernstein...
“ Citizen Kain, es una obra de arte, EL MEJOR GUION JAMAS ESCRITO. NUMERO UNO EN LA HISTORIA DEL CINE, NADIE LO SUPERARA. ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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“ 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 ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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“ Argentine Writer of El Secreto de sus Ojos, the film won the Oscar for Best Foreing Movie 2009. ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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Vittorio De Sica
Director, Bicycle Thieves
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 idol of the Italian theatre...
“ Ladron de Bicicletas, inolvidable y tan actual... ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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Alejandro Amenábar
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. His film Open Your Eyes was a huge success in Spain and was distributed worldwide...
“ En Ágora alcanza el sumun como winemaker, script writer, and intelectual. Congrats Alejandro! ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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“ ÄGORA together with Alejandro Amenabar, EXQUISITE ! ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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“ Belleza Americana, American Beauty, habla de la hipocresía de nuestros tiempos, de los cambios de valores, del odio a envejecer ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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“ The burnning Plain, me encantó, es un capo, Babel.. ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
9.
Woody Allen
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 ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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“ Spouse of Fritz Lang, was the writer of METROPOLIS, a genius ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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“ Hereafter, the Queen, one of the best nowadays ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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“ THe Bladerunner writer wowoowo ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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“ Writer of QUE BELLO ES VIVIR, IT´S A WONDERFUL LIFE! ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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“ One of the four writers of Casablanca ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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Christopher Nolan
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. At 7 years old...
“ 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) ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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“ 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.... ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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“ Writer of 4 weddings and a funeral, 4 bodas y un funeral fue un antes y un despues en las comedias romanticas ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
18.
“ EscribiO UNA MENTE BRILLANTE, A BEAUTIFUL MIND.
Sin palabras ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
19.
“ EL SILENCIO DE LOS INOCENTES THE SILENT OF THE LAMBS!!! ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
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 !!! ” - silvia-ramosdebarton
 
21.
“ GANDHI .... ” - silvia-ramosdebarton