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Monja Danischewsky (1911–1994)

Monja Danischewsky's family left Russia for Great Britain in 1919 due to the civil war raging in the country at the time. He started working as a publicity director at Ealing in 1938, helping develop and design many of the company's posters. In 1943 he turned his hand to scriptwriting. His first produced screenplay was Underground Guerrillas (1943)... See full bio »


(age 83) in Surrey, England, UK

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 1977 The Cedar Tree (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1975 That Lucky Touch (adaptation)
 1965 Mister Moses
 1964 Topkapi (screenplay)
 1960 The Battle of the Sexes (written by)
 1958 Mad Little Island (writer)
 1954 The Love Lottery (additional dialogue and scenes)
 1953 Meet Mr. Lucifer (writer)
 1943 Underground Guerrillas (writer)
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 1969 Run Wild, Run Free (producer)
 1962 Two and Two Make Six (producer)
 1960 The Battle of the Sexes (producer)
 1954 The Love Lottery (producer)
 1953 Meet Mr. Lucifer (producer)
 1951 The Galloping Major (producer)
 1949 Whisky Galore (associate producer - as M. Danischewsky)
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 1940 Young Veteran (Documentary short) (assistant)

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