Guy Gallo

Guy Gallo

Guy Gallo’s first produced screenplay (Under the Volcano) was directed by John Huston and released in 1984. Since then he has written over a dozen feature screenplays, with four others produced. He has over 20 years of teaching experience at the Columbia University’s School of the Arts, New York University, and Barnard College, his students including James Mangold (Girl Interrupted, 3:10 to Yuma, Walk the Line), and Greg Mottola (Superbad, Adventureland).

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Guy Gallo's screenplay of "Under the Volcano" was directed by John Huston and released in 1984. Since then, he has written over a dozen feature screenplays, and had four others produced. He has taught advanced screenwriting for twenty years in the Graduate Film Division of Columbia University's School of the Arts, and drama at Princeton as well as New York University. Among his former students are James Mangold (Girl Interrupted, 3:10 to Yuma, Walk the Line), Greg Mottola (Superbad, Adventureland), Jeannine Dominy (Dangerous Beauty), Christopher Zalla (Sundance Grand Jury 2007 for Sangre di mi sangre), and Patrick McGrath (The Grotesque, Spider).

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