Aaron Sorkin to be presented with Screenwriters Tribute at film fest

Aaron Sorkin to be presented with Screenwriters Tribute at film fest

NEW YORK, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Aaron Sorkin is to be presented with the Screenwriters Tribute at the 19th annual Nantucket Film Festival in Massachusetts.
Chicago film festival to show 172 movies

Chicago film festival to show 172 movies

CHICAGO, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Rachel Weisz, Darren Aronofsky, Common, Charlie Kaufman and Colin Hanks have agreed to attend the 44th Chicago International Film Festival, organizers said.
Charlie Kaufman makes directorial debut

Charlie Kaufman makes directorial debut

NEW YORK, July 25 (UPI) -- Sony Pictures Classics says it has purchased the U.S. rights to Charlie Kaufman's directorial debut, "Synecdoche, New York," from Sidney Kimmel Entertainment.

Samantha Morton expecting baby No. 2

LONDON, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- British actress Samantha Morton is expecting her second child, People.com reported Tuesday.

Sirius satellite radio to launch drama

NEW YORK, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Sirius satellite radio is broadcasting "Theater of the New Ear," two radio dramas featuring some of Hollywood's top stars.

Coen brothers set for radio plays

LOS ANGELES, March 3 (UPI) -- Filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen will collaborate with screenwriter Charlie Kaufman for a program of radio plays, the Los Angeles Times said Thursday. The paper said the Coen brothers and Kaufman will present "Theater of the New Ear" on April 28-30.

Best picture 'Baby' wins four Oscars

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Martin Scorsese's Howard Hughes biography "The Aviator" won five Oscars -- more than any other movie at the 77th Academy Awards in Los Angeles Sunday -- but Cli

Winners at 77th Academy Awards

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Here is a list of winners at the 77th Academy Awards, which were presented Sunday in Los Angeles.

Writers Guild awards are announced

HOLLYWOOD, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" and "Sideways" were the film winners at Writers Guild Awards held simultaneously in New York and Hollywood.

Nominees for 77th Academy Awards

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Here is a list of nominees for the 77th Academy Awards, which were announced Tuesday:

Writers Guild announces nominees

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- The Writers Guild of America announced nominees Friday for its feature awards.

Toronto critics name 'Sideways' best film

TORONTO, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- The Toronto Film Critics Association has named "Sideways" the best film of 2004.

Nominees for 62nd Golden Globe Awards

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Here is a list of nominees for the 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards, announced Monday in Beverly Hills, Calif.

New York online critics like 'Sideways'

NEW YORK, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- The New York Film Critics Online have named "Sideways" the year's best movie.

'Neverland' tops Board of Review film list

NEW YORK, Dec. 1 (UPI) -- The National Board of Review of Motion Pictures named "Finding Neverland" the best film of 2004 Wednesday.
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Charlie Kaufman
Director Charlie Kaufman arrives on the red carpet before a screening of the film "Synecdoche, New York" during the 61st Annual Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France on May 23, 2008. (UPI Photo/David Silpa)

Charles Stuart Kaufman (born November 1st, 1958) is an Academy Award, BAFTA, and Independent Spirit Award-winning American screenwriter, producer, and director. In 2003, he was listed at #100 on Premiere's annual "Power 100" list.

Kaufman was identified by Time Magazine in 2004 as one of the 100 most influential people in the world.

His best-known works includes Synecdoche, New York, Being John Malkovich, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Adaptation., and Human Nature.

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