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Anna Winger

Screenwriter, Novelist & Essayist

Anna Winger is an American-British screenwriter, novelist and essayist, creator of the television series Deutschland83/86 (Amazon) and founder of Studio Airlift in Berlin. Her work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine and on NPR Worldwide. Winger was raised in Kenya, Massachusetts and Mexico, and studied at Columbia University in New York. She has received Emmy, Peabody and Adolf Grimme awards for her work. Her new series, Unorthodox (Netflix), will release in early 2020.

Events

How to write a TV Blockbuster – like Deutschland ’83

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We are delighted to have the creator of the internationally successful German blockbuster Deutschland ‘83 and its follow up ‘86 (and soon to be aired ‘89), Anna Winger in Dalkey. The series are produced by her husband Joerg Winger and the cold war TV drama has received rave reviews, with bloggers praising its fashion and […]

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Trump’s America: Four more years?

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For the media he is the gift that keeps giving, for others he is an American hero and for many more he is a terrifying narcissist in the most powerful position in the world. Later this year he will be on the campaign trail. Can he win and if he does what will become of […]

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How to Lose A Country: a few short steps from Democracy to Dictatorship

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At first it happens slowly, and then very quickly. How do stable countries become unstable? Ece Temelkuran witnessed how democracy in her home country Turkey has become progressively weaker. Her book How To Lose A Country has become an international phenomenon. Join her and the FT’s political editor Robert Shrimsley and the brilliant American writer […]

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Movies and Books

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This is a must for film buffs, TV aficionados, and book lovers. Join a ten-time Academy Award winner, a Booker prize winner, the brilliant creator of recent TV sensation Deutschland 83 and 86 and a double-Oscar winning producer as they explore books, movies and the future of TV. With David Puttman, Anna Winger, Marlon James, […]

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