Bortnik, Aida (Beatriz)

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BORTNIK, Aida (Beatriz)

BORTNIK, Aida (Beatriz). Argentine, b. 1938. Genres: Plays/Screenplays. Career: Playwright, short-story writer, art critic, and journalist. Publications: SCREENPLAYS: La Tregua (title means: The Truce), 1974; Una Mujer, 1975; Crecer de Golpe, 1976; La Isla, 1979; Volver, 1983; No habra mas penas ni olvido (title means: Funny Dirty Little War), c. 1984; (with L. Puenzo) La Historia oficial, 1985; Pobre mariposa (title means: Poor Butterfly), 1986; Old Gringo, 1989; (with M. Pineyro) Tango feroz: la leyenda de Tanguito (title means: Wild Tango), 1993; Caballos salvajes (title means: Wild Horses), 1995. STAGE PLAYS: Doldados y Soldaditos, 1972; Tres por Chejov, 1974; Dale Nomas, 1975; Papa Querido, 1981; Domesticados, 1981. Author of television plays. OTHER: Guiones cinematograficos, 1981; Primaveras, 1985. Author of art criticism and short stories for magazines. Address: 595 Salta St., 1074 Buenos Aires, Argentina.