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Steve Zaillian
Screenwriter, Director

San Francisco State​

B.A. Cinema (1975)
  • An acclaimed screenwriter who won the 1994 Best Screenplay Oscar for Schindler's List.
  • Wrote and directed Searching for Bobby Fischer, A Civil Action, and All the King's Men.
  • Began his collegiate studies at Sonoma State, then transferred to SFSU because he wanted to "live in San Francisco."

Notable CSU Alumni in entertainment & media

entertainment & media
San Francisco