Amnon Buchbinder

Associate Professor, Cinema & Media Arts

Amnon Buchbinder has been teaching in the Department of Film (now CMA) since 1995, playing a major role in developing the department’s screenwriting program and its studio curriculum. Amnon Buchbinder’s course The Biology of Story is fully online and features material from his interactive documentary project. He is a filmmaker and author whose research is presently focused on the development of a new theory of story and anti-story in art and life. Other recently completed projects include the hybrid myth/fiction/autobiography film Travelling Medicine Show and the novel Mortal Coil. Amnon’s book Way of the Screenwriter was published by House of Anansi Press in 2005 and has been widely acclaimed by working screenwriters.