Israel Horovitz (1939–2020)

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Israel Horovitz was the author of more than 50 produced plays, of which several have been translated and performed in as many as 30 languages, worldwide. He is among the most-produced American playwrights in French theatre history. Among Horovitz's best-known works are Line (now in its 25th year, off- Broadway, at the 13th St Repertory Theatre), ... See full bio »

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My Old Lady Writer
(2014)
Sunshine Writer
(1999)
(2008)
(1969)

Filmography

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 2014 My Old Lady (play) / (written for the screen by)
 2008 New York, I Love You (adaptation - segments "Jiang Wen", "Shunji Iwai") / (transitions "Randy Balsmeyer")
 2007 Rats (Video short)
 2007/I Security (Short)
 2001 James Dean (TV Movie) (written by)
 1999 Sunshine (screenplay)
 1998 Television Theater (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Cztery pory roku (1998) ... (play)
 1997 North Shore Fish (TV Movie) (play "North Shore Fish") / (screenplay)
 1991 The General Motors Playwrights Theater (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- It's Called the Sugar Plum (1991) ... (play)
 1985 The Booth (TV Movie) (segment "The 75th")
 1983 Full House (TV Movie) (written by)
 1981 La poube (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 A Day with Conrad Green (TV Movie) (teleplay by)
 1972 VD Blues (TV Special)
 1971 Believe in Me
 1970 NET Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Foul!/Actor's Choice (1970) ... (segment "Play for Trees")
 1970 The Strawberry Statement (screenplay)
 1969 New York Television Theatre (TV Series) (play: "Play for Trees" - 1 episode)
- Foul! (1969) ... (play: "Play for Trees")
 1969 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- It's Called the Sugar Plum (1969) ... (writer)
 1969 Machine Gun McCain (dialogue - as Israel Horowitz)
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Other Works:

His play, "My Old Lady", was performed at the Apple Tree Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. Jacqueline Penrod and Richard Penrod were the scenic designers. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »


Alternate Names:

Israel Horowitz

Spouse:

Gillian Adams  (his death)  (2 children) | See more »
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Trivia:

Father-in-law of Kathleen Hanna. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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