Alex von Tunzelmann

Screenwriter

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Alex von Tunzelmann’s debut feature film, Churchill (Lionsgate, 2017), is directed by Jonathan Teplitzky and stars Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson and John Slattery.

She has also written an episode of Medici: Masters of Florence (Netflix, 2016), starring Richard Madden and Dustin Hoffman.

She is the New York Times bestselling author of four history books and is currently working on more film, TV and book projects.

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Alex von Tunzelmann is appearing at the following sessions:

My Big Break

My Big Break

What can we learn from the most recently successful writers among us? Those of us who were, maybe just a year or two ago, fighting like the rest of us for the big break, to make ends meet and to start to make money from what we love.

Writing The British Icon: How one woman conquered the Churchill Story

Writing The British Icon: How one woman conquered the Churchill Story

Meet Alex Von Tunzelmann who wrote the screenplay for Churchill. Starring Brian Cox in the role of perhaps the most revered British characters of all time, no-one can have possibly approached the subject and story without apprehension.