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New York Film Academy Guest Speakers

New York Film Academy Guest Speakers

Kurt Wimmer


Kurt Wimmer is a screenwriter who’s written several major Hollywood films, including the Michael Crichton adaptation Sphere, the Angelina Jolie action vehicle Salt, Law Abiding Citizen, and the modern day remakes of The Thomas Crown Affair, Total Recall, and Point Break. Wimmer has also directed two cult-favorite science fiction films that he wrote the screenplays for: Ultraviolent, starring Milla Jovovich, and Equilibrium, starring Christian Bale and Sean Bean. Wimmer spoke to students at a Q&A held at NYFA’s Los Angeles campus.

Notable Credits
The Thomas Crown Affair, Salt, Total Recall, Point Break

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