17 January 14
BAFTA Los Angeles welcomed acclaimed playwright and screenwriter to the popular Behind Closed Doors series.
In the summer of the 2013, screenwriter of HBO’s The Newsroom, Sports Night, The West Wing and The Social Network joined BAFTA Los Angeles Members and Guests for an evening of discussion of his varied, acclaimed career.
In a lively discussion in front of a sold-out crowd, Aaron Sorkin shared insights into his writing processes, candid recounts of his career experiences, and his influences and inspirations.
BAFTA Los Angeles is pleased to release the full interview to watch below.
Note: Please note there are some minor sound issues towards the beginning of the video.
Our Behind Closed Doors series is an exclusive series of intimate conversations with the industry's elite. Distinguished, award-winning individuals join us for career-spanning interviews before a live theater audience, chronicling their careers and experiences within the film and television industry.
Learn more about our Behind Closed Doors series and watch other videos from the series here .
Recent guests have included John Hurt, Quentin Tarantino, Keira Knightley, Robert Zemeckis, Danny Boyle, Tilda Swinton and David O. Russell.
Presented with thanks to our partners at The Camera House and BPL.