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List of notable or famous screenwriters from Switzerland, with bios and photos, including the top screenwriters born in Switzerland and even some popular screenwriters who immigrated to Switzerland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Swiss screenwriters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These screenwriters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known screenwriter from Switzerland is included when available.

List ranges from Marc Allégret to Jean-Luc Godard and more.

This historic screenwriters from Switzerland list can help answer the questions "Who are some Swiss screenwriters of note?" and "Who are the most famous screenwriters from Switzerland?" These prominent screenwriters of Switzerland may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Swiss screenwriters.

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Alain Delon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Switzerland
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Alain Fabien Maurice Marcel Delon is a French actor and businessman, with French-Swiss dual citizenship since 1999. He rose quickly to stardom, and by the age of 23 was already being compared with French actors such as Gérard Philipe and Jean Marais, as well as American actor James Dean. He was even ...more

Age: 81

Birthplace: Sceaux, France

Profession: Soldier, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, + more

Credits: Le Samouraï, Rocco and His Brothers, Le Cercle Rouge, L'Eclisse

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Alain Tanner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Switzerland
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Alain Tanner is a Swiss film director. ...more

Age: 87

Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland

Profession: Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Director

Credits: Light Years Away, In the White City, Middle of the World, Jonas qui aura 25 ans en l'an 2000, Fourbi, + more

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Alex Martin is a screenwriter, film producer, editor, and an actor. ...more

Age: 49

Birthplace: Switzerland

Profession: Film Producer, Screenwriter

Credits: Manipulation

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Alexander Birchler is a film director, screenwriter, film editor, and production designer. ...more

Age: 55

Birthplace: Baden, Switzerland

Profession: Production Designer, Screenwriter, Film Editor, Film Director

Credits: Méliès (Single Screen)

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