Screenwriter Scott Alexander

A Fan of Oatmeal, Jazz, Movie Popcorn, and Killing Snails

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Scott Alexander and his writing partner, Larry Karaszewski, have written the screenplays for the movies Ed Wood, The People vs. Larry Flynt, Man on the Moon, and most recently, Big Eyes, a biopic of the painter Margaret Keane directed by Tim Burton. Before a screening and discussion of Big Eyes, Alexander sat down in the Zócalo green room to talk about being inspired by a young filmmaker, why he’s a proponent of oatmeal, and how he’s become one of those people who needs to keep a glass of water by the …

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