Henry Bean

Adjunct Teacher

False Match, Poseidon Press (Simon&Schuster), 1982
Best First Novel, 1982, LA Pen Awards
“The Virago” in McSweeney’s Quarterly, issue 41
“A Hole In the Sky” in Black Clock, issue 16
“The Sleep Deeps’ Annual Photo” in Black Clock, issue 17 (forthcoming)

Seven Arts/Fuller Films, 2008
The Believer
Seven Arts/Fuller Films 2001
Grand Jury Prize, 2001 Sundance Film Festival and many other awards
Fuller Films, 1997; 13 minutes; study for feature film.

Man on Fire*
Fox, 2004; dir: Tony Scott
Basic Instinct 2 (with Leora Barish)
MGM, 2002; dir: Michael Caton-Jones
Murder by Numbers*
Warner Bros, 2002; dir: Barbet Schroeder
Enemy of the State*
Disney, 1998; dir: Tony Scott
Desperate Measures*
Sony/Tristar, 1997; dir: Barbet Schroeder
Mulholland Falls*
MGM, 1995; dir: Lee Tamahouri
Venus Rising
I.R.S. Films, 1994; dir: Leora Barish
Deep Cover (with Michael Tolkin)
New Line, 1992; dir: Bill Duke
Internal Affairs
Paramount, 1990; dir: Mike Figgis
Golden Eighties
France/Belgium, 1985; dir: Chantal Akerman
Running Brave
Touchstone, 1982; dir: Don Shebib
Canada, 1981; dir: Don Shebib
Showboat 1988
Independent, 1977; dir: Rick Schmidt
*Uncredited. Final writer.

K Street
HBO 2003
chief writer (of an unwritten show)

Columbia University Graduate Film Program 2003-4, 2008-2012
Sundance Institute and other similar programs numerous times.


Writing Feature II


BA Yale 1967
MA Standford 1971