The Writer Speaks: Billy Wilder

The Writers Guild Foundation presents this hour-long conversation with writer/director Billy Wilder. Wilder’s impressive body of work includes Some Like it Hot, Sunset Blvd., Double Indemnity, and The Seven Year Itch. it is no wonder that he once held the record for most screenwriting nominations at the Academy Awards (since broken by Woody Allen). 

 

In this interview, Wilder discusses his views on storytelling, character development, and how the film industry had changed during his lifetime. The video also includes select scenes from his most memorable works.

 

 

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