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Kim Krizan

Kim Krizan is a writer and actor who was raised in the Los Angeles area. For a time, Krizan lived in Austin, Texas, where she was active in theater and film; she also taught literature and writing at the college level. Krizan and Richard Linklater wrote Before Sunrise (1995) (Castle Rock), featuring Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy. Krizan also ... See full bio »

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Known For

Dazed and Confused Ms. Stroud
Before Sunset Writer


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 2017 Language is Dead (Short)
 1996 The Devil (Short)
 1993 Dazed and Confused
Ms. Stroud (as Kim Arnette Krizan)
 1990 Slacker
Questions Happiness
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (3 credits)
 2013 Before Midnight (characters)
 2004 Before Sunset (characters) / (story)
 1995 Before Sunrise (written by)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (2 credits)
 2015 The Erotic Adventures of Anais Nin (TV Movie documentary)
Self - Author / Nin Scholar
 2001 Waking Life

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Other Works:

Comic Book: "Zombie Tales: 2061". Los Angeles: Boom! Studios See more »

Alternate Names:

Kim Arnette Krizan


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I write so the endangered thoughts roaming naked and vulnerable through the misty jungles of my mind aren't slain by the guns of practical living.


In 2019 Krizan published "Spy In The House Of Anais Nin," an examination of long-buried letters, papers, and original manuscripts Krizan found while doing archival work in Nin's Los Angeles home. The book was designated a best seller in feminist literary criticism on Amazon. See more »

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