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Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
2014 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

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2013 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

Acclaimed filmmaker Spike Jonze wrote,  directed,  and
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Django Unchained
2012 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

Filmed to mimic the styling ofa spaghetti Western,...
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Midnight in Paris
2011 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

Written and directed by the legendary Woody Alle...
The King's Speech
2010 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

English playwright and screenwriter David Seidler wrote...
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The Hurt Locker
2009 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

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Milk

2008 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

      

Dustin Lance Black,  the acclaimed screenwriter,  dire...
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2007 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

   

Juno

Diablo Cody earned critical acclaim fo...
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Little Miss Sunshine
2006 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

The directorial debut of husband—wife t...
Crash
2005 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

Paul Haggis produced and directed this 2004 ensemble drama, 
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Ten Years of Best Screenplays - Geno Scala

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Geno Scala shares the last ten years of incredible screenplays that have earned the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. Many of these films have had incredible impacts in the entertainment industry. A few even represent first efforts by new screenwriters.

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Ten Years of Best Screenplays - Geno Scala

  1. 1. _ . Write. Create. Inspire. Best Screenplays zoosszom
  2. 2. - ___A A , « -:7: Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) 2014 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay This group effort included input from Alejandro G. Ifiérritu, Nicolas Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris Jr. , and Armando B6. The script took two years to write, and the movie earned distinction for appearing as if it was filmed in a single shot.
  3. 3. Her 2013 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Acclaimed filmmaker Spike Jonze wrote, directed, and produced this romantic comedy—drama. This marked his solo screenwriting debut, making its extreme success all I that much more impressive. I
  4. 4. ‘ , Django Unchained 2012 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Filmed to mimic the styling ofa spaghetti Western, the movie earned major critical and commercial success. Both written and directed by Quentin Tarantino, the film marks his highest—grossing theatrical release.
  5. 5. I Midnight in Paris 2011 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Written and directed by the legendary Woody Allen, the film mixes elements of romance, comedy, and fantasy. Set in Paris, the movie follows a screenwriter and explores themes of nostalgia and modernism.
  6. 6. The King's Speech 2010 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay English playwright and screenwriter David Seidler wrote this award- winning film which dramatizes the friendship and working relationship between King George VI and Lionel Logue, as they prepare for the King's wartime declaration of war on Germany in 1939.
  7. 7. . , _ ''. ~ 7,’ . ’:’ The Hurt Locker 2009 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay This American war film depicts the lives of an Explosive Ordinance Disposal team during the Iraq war. Written by Mark Boal, the movie not only earned him an Oscar, but five more, including Best Picture and Best Director. It is the | owest—growssing film to have ever won for Best Picture.
  8. 8. // , Milk 2008 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Dustin Lance Black, the acclaimed screenwriter, director, producer, and LGBT rights activist, wrote this biographical film that depicts the life of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay person elected to public office in California. It ultimately received eight Academy Award nominations.
  9. 9. Kl . %wC' gt’ 111), Q 2007 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Juno Diablo Cody earned critical acclaim for this movie, which was her debut script. The film earned awards that included an Oscar, the BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay, the Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay, and the Writers Guild of America Award for Original Screenplay.
  10. 10. .lll~‘ ‘/ . Little Miss Sunshine 2006 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay The directorial debut of husband—wife team Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris, this movie also represented the first—time screenplay effort by Michael Arndt. The film earned over $100 million on an original budget of $8 million, as well as a wide variety of accolades.
  11. 11. Crash 2005 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Paul Haggis produced and directed this 2004 ensemble drama, which covers racial and social tensions in Los Angeles, California. He also co—wrote the screenplay with Bobby Moresco. The film received I six Academy Award nominations and won three. I

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