Diane Lake, Visual & Media Arts

Visual & Media Arts Associate Professor Diane Lake is a working screenwriter who wrote screenplays for Columbia, Disney, Miramax, and Paramount, as well as numerous independent producers. She co-wrote the screenplay of the acclaimed film Frida, a biography of the artist Frida Kahlo. The movie, starring Salma Hayek and directed by Julie Taymor, was nominated for six Academy Awards in 2003. (Filmed and edited by Emerson College students.)