Abraham Polonsky biography

Abraham Polonsky

Screenwriter, Film director

1910 – 1999

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Who was Abraham Polonsky?

Abraham Lincoln Polonsky was an American film director, Academy-Award-nominated screenwriter, essayist, and novelist blacklisted by the Hollywood movie studios in the 1950s, in the midst of the McCarthy era.

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Born
Dec 5, 1910
New York City
Also known as
  • Abraham Lincoln Polonsky
  • Abe
  • Abraham L. Polonsky
Parents
Spouses
Ethnicity
  • Jewish people
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • City College of New York
  • Columbia Law School
  • DeWitt Clinton High School
Lived in
  • New York City
Died
Oct 26, 1999
Beverly Hills

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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