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Mark Boal

Mark Boal, American journalist, scriptwriter. Facilitator NWNY, New York City.

Background

  • Boal, Mark was born on January 23, 1973 in New York City. Son of William Boal.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Oberlin College.

    Career

    • Contributing writer Village Voice, New York City, 1997-1999, Rolling Stone, Playboy. Senior writer Brill's Content, New York City, 1999, freelance writer.

    Works

    • Contributor: (book) Censored, 1999, 2000. Writer (film) In the Valley of Elah, 2007, producer, writer The Hurt Locker, 2008 (Best Film, Gotham Awards, 2009, Best Screenplay, Nantucket Film Festival, 2009, Best Screenplay - Original, Chg. Film Critics Association, 2009, Gucci prize, Venice Film Festival, 2009, Best Original Screenplay, Writers Guild America, 2010, Motion Picture Producer of Year award, Producers Guild America, 2010, Best Screenplay - Original award, British Academy Film and television Arts, 2010, Academy award for Best Original Screenplay, 2010, Best Picture, 2010).

    Membership

    Facilitator NWNY, New York City.

    Connections

    • father: William Boal. Boal
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    Born January 23, 1973
    (age 43)
    Nationality
    • 1997 - 1999
      Contributing writer, Village Voice
    • 1999
      senior, writer Brill's Content