Olivier Adam

Olivier Adam (Draveil, 12 July 1974) is a writer and French screenwriter, author of novels, short stories and film and television scripts. In 2004 her book of short stories the winter won the Goncourt Prize of Nouvelle and in 2009 his novel Des contraires vents won Grand Prix RTL-Lire.[ 1 ] With the film director philippe lioret wrote a screenplay based on his novel Je vais, ne t’ on fais pas. The film premiered in 2006 and apart from other awards was the Étoile d’Or for best screenplay in 2007. Next to the own Lioret and Emmanuel courcol wrote the film’s screenplay Welcome (2009), inspired by immigrants arrested in Calais who try to cross the English channel to enter the United Kingdom.

Translations into the Spanish

The following Adam works have been translated into the Spanish:

* The winter (original title: Passer l’hiver). Translator: Irene Antón. Madrid: Erratum Naturae, 2008.

* In the open (original title: rien À l’abri). Translator: Anne Herrera Ferrer. Barcelona: Aleph Editores, 2008.