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Antonio Skármeta

Antonio Skármeta was born in 1940 in Antofagasta, Chile. He is a writer and actor, known for Il Postino: The Postman (1994), No (2012) and The Dancer and the Thief (2009). See full bio »
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 2012/I No (play written)
 2011 Great Performances (TV Series) (after - 1 episode)
- Il Postino (2011) ... (after)
 2009 The Dancer and the Thief (screenplay)
 1999 Brisa de Navidad (Documentary short) (writer)
 1998 Neruda, todo el amor (Documentary short) (writer)
 1994 Il Postino: The Postman (novel "Ardiente Paciencia")
 1988 Der Radfahrer von San Cristóbal (screenplay) / (story)
 1986 Seine letzte Chance (TV Movie)
 1983 Burning Patience (book)
 1983 Wenn wir zusammen lebten... (Documentary)
 1980 Die Spur des Vermißten (TV Movie)
 1978 I See This Land from Afar (writer)
 1973 La victoria (TV Movie) (co-writer)
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Alternate Names:

Antonio Skarmeta | A. Skármeta

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He has a TV programm on chilenian television named "El show de los libros", he is very proud of his book "Il postino", because it can be nominated for an Oscar. See more »

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