Discipline: Film/Video – screenplay

Guinevere Turner

Discipline: Film/Video – screenplay
Region: Los Angeles, CA
MacDowell fellowships: 2017, 2019

Guinevere Turner is a writer, actor, and director. Her screenplays include the films Go Fish (1994), American Psycho (2000), and The Notorious Bettie Page (2006). She has written and directed seven short films that have played in festivals around the world, including the Sundance FIlm Festival.



Guinevere Turner worked in the Adams studio.

Given to the MacDowell Association by Margaret Adams of Chicago, the half-timbered, stuccoed Adams Studio was designed by MacDowell Fellow and architect F. Tolles Chamberlin ca. 1914. Chamberlin was primarily a painter, but also provided designs for the Lodge and an early renovation of the main hall. The studio’s structural integrity was restored during a thorough renovation in…

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