STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 7,657 this week

Paul Auster


Paul Auster was born in Newark, New Jersey on February 3rd 1947. His father was a landlord, who owned buildings with his brothers in Jersey City. The family was middle-class and the parents' marriage was not a happy one. Auster grew up in the Newark suburbs of South Orange and Maplewood. He read books enthusiastically and developed an interest for ... See full bio »

Watch This Week's Trailer Trailer

Watch everything you need to see from this week’s epic trailers including Captain Marvel, "Maniac," and Mary Poppins Returns.

Watch now

2018 Emmy Award Highlights

The winners, the wedding proposals, the WTF? Relive the best of the Emmys now!

Everything you may have missed

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 21 people
created 12 Jun 2014
 
a list of 39 people
created 04 Apr 2014
 
a list of 8 people
created 29 Jul 2017
 
a list of 68 people
created 04 Feb 2015
 
a list of 1961 people
created 05 Apr 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Paul Auster's work have you seen?

User Polls

4 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Smoke
Smoke Writer
(1995)
Lulu on the Bridge
(1998)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (11 credits)
  Timbuktu (novel)
 2015 It Was Mine (Short) (writer)
 2007 The Inner Life of Martin Frost (written by)
 2004 Le carnet rouge (Short) (novel)
 2004 Fluxus (Short) (original story)
 2001 The Center of the World (story)
 1998 Lulu on the Bridge (written by)
 1995 Blue in the Face (characters - uncredited) / (situations)
 1995 Smoke (written by)
 1993 The Music of Chance (based on the novel by)
Show Show Director (4 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (41 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "The Invention of Solitude" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook Fan Page | Official Site
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I always feel like a beginner and I'm continually running into the same difficulties, the same blocks, the same despairs. You make so many mistakes as a writer, cross out so many bad sentences and ideas, discard so many worthless pages, that finally what you learn is how stupid you are. It's a humbling occupation. See more »

Trivia:

Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 50th Cannes International Film Festival in 1997. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed