Miguel Pinero

Dec 19, 1946

Bio: As a screenwriter Miguel Pinero had a reputation for penning realistic, violent accounts of criminals on the New York streets and in prison. He knew his subject well and frequently had difficulties with the law that resulted in at least two prison sentences. He was incarcerated in Sing Sing when he wrote the play Short Eyes, a brutal, wrenching account of the abuse… More


Miguel Pinero Videos

Fort Apache, The Bronx
2 minutes 29 seconds
Deal Of The Century
2 minutes 37 seconds
Short Eyes: Break It Down
3 minutes 5 seconds

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