Robin Swicord

Writer, Director, Producer

Writer, Director, Producer


Robin Swicord was born in 1952 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA. She is a writer, known for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Memoirs of a Geisha (2005) and Little Women (1994). She has been married to Nicholas Kazan since 1984. They have two children.
Awards
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 16 nominations.

Known For


Memoirs of a Geisha
Memoirs of a Geisha
Writer (2005)
Little Women
Little Women
Writer (1994)
Little Women
Little Women
Producer (2019)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterSometimes I Lie
(TV Mini-Series) (screenplay) (pre-production)
WriterWhen They See Us
(TV Mini-Series) (teleplay by - 2 episodes) - Part Three (2019) ... (teleplay by) - Part One (2019) ... (teleplay by)
2019
WriterThe Promise
(written by)
2016/II
WriterWakefield
(written for the screen by)
2016
WriterThe Curious Case of Benjamin Button
(story)
2008
WriterThe Jane Austen Book Club
(screenplay)
2007
WriterMemoirs of a Geisha
(screenplay)
2005
WriterPractical Magic
(screenplay)
1998
WriterMatilda
(screenplay)
1996
WriterThe Perez Family
(screenplay)
1995
WriterLittle Women
(screenplay)
1994
WriterThe Red Coat
(Short) (writer)
1993
WriterShag
(screenplay by)
1989/I
WriterThe Magical World of Disney
(TV Series) (written by - 1 episode) - You Ruined My Life (1987) ... (written by)
1987
WriterCuba Crossing
(screenplay) / (story)
1980
RoleTitleYear
DirectorWakefield
(directed by)
2016
DirectorThe Jane Austen Book Club2007
DirectorThe Red Coat
(Short)
1993
RoleTitleYear
ProducerLittle Women
(producer - produced by)
2019
ProducerPractical Magic
(co-producer)
1998
ProducerMatilda
(co-producer)
1996
ProducerThe Perez Family
(executive producer)
1995
ProducerLittle Women
(co-producer)
1994
RoleTitleYear
ActressThe Jane Austen Book Club
Woman with Blue Shirt at Bus Stop (uncredited)
2007
RoleTitleYear
ThanksMogul Mowgli
(thanks)
2020
ThanksSuper Fan
(very special thanks)
2018/II
ThanksLittle Con Lili
(Short) (very special thanks)
2018
ThanksLittle Woods
(special thanks)
2018
ThanksFirst Match
(thanks)
2018
ThanksWildlife
(special thanks)
2018
ThanksIntent to Destroy: Death, Denial & Depiction
(Documentary) (special thanks)
2017
ThanksThe Birth of a Nation
(the director wishes to thank)
2016
ThanksAmnesia
(thanks)
2015/I
ThanksSelma
(the director wishes to thank)
2014
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Movies
(TV Series documentary) Self - Screenwriter, Memoirs of a Geisha / Screenwriter, Little Women (1994) / Self - Screenwriter, Little Women (1994) / ... - The Golden Age (2019) ... Self - Screenwriter, Memoirs of a Geisha / Screenwriter, Little Women (1994) - The Sixties (2019) ... Self - Screenwriter, Little Women (1994) / Screenwriter, Memoirs of a Geisha - The Seventies (2019) ... Self - Writer, Little Women (1994) - The 2000s to Today (2019) ... Self - Screenwriter
2019
Self2018 Final Draft Awards
(TV Special) Self
2018
SelfOn Story
(TV Series) Self - Deconstructing Jane Austen (2017) ... Self - Deconstructing Dog Day Afternoon (2014) ... Self
2014-2017
SelfMade in Hollywood
(TV Series) Self - Alien: Covenant/Everything, Everything/Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul/Wakefield (2017) ... Self
2017
SelfEt la femme créa Hollywood
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2016
SelfUnd Hollywood erschuf die Frau
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2010
SelfNotes on Craft: Structure
(Video documentary) Self
2009
SelfThe 81st Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
2009
SelfThe Dialogue: An Interview with Screenwriter Robin Swicord
(Video) Self
2007
SelfUp Close with Carrie Keagan
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 25 September 2007 (2007) ... Self
2007
SelfWithout Lying Down: Frances Marion and the Power of Women in Hollywood
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2000