Ben Maddow (David Wolff) (1909–1992)
As David Wolff
Harbor Scenes (Ralph Steiner Productions). Narration.
The World Today (Nykino). Commentary.
Heart of Spain (Frontier Films). Co-narration.
China Strikes Back (Frontier Films). Co-narration.
People of the Cumberland (Frontier Films). Co-commentary.
Return to Life (Frontier Films). Narration
The History and Romance of Transportation (Frontier Films). Co-commentary.
United Action (Frontier Films). Co-commentary.
White Flood (Frontier Films). Co-commentary.
Tall Tales (Brandon Films). Commentary.
Valley Town (University and Documentary Film Distributions). Co-commentary.
A Place to Live (Documentary Film Productions). Commentary.
Here Is Tomorrow (Documentary Film Productions). Commentary.
Native Land (Leo Hurwitz, Paul Strand, Al Saxon, William Watts). Co-script.
As Ben Maddow
The Bridge (Documentary Film Productions). Script.
Northwest, U.S.A. (Office of War Information). Co-commentary.
Framed (Richard Wallace). Script.
The Photographer (Affiliated Film Producers). Co-commentary.
Kiss the Blood off My Hands (Norman Foster). Co-adaptation.
The Man from Colorado (Henry Levin). Co-script.
Intruder in the Dust (Clarence Brown). Script.
The Asphalt Jungle (John Huston). Co-script.
The Steps of Age (Ben Maddow). Director, co-script.
Shadow in the Sky (Fred M. Wilcox). Script.
High Noon (Fred Zinnemann). Uncredited contribution.
The Stairs (Ben Maddow). Director, script.
Man Crazy (Irving Lerner). Uncredited contribution.
The Wild One (Laslo Benedek). Uncredited contribution.
The Naked Jungle (Byron Haskin). Uncredited contribution.
Johnny Guitar (Nicholas Ray). Uncredited contribution.
Men in War (Anthony Mann). Uncredited contribution.
Gun Glory (Roy Rowland). Uncredited contribution.
God's Little Acre (Anthony Mann). Uncredited contribution.
Murder by Contract (Irving Lerner). Uncredited contribution.
Wild River (Elia Kazan). Uncredited contribution.
The Unforgiven (John Huston). Script.
The Savage Eye (Ben Maddow, Joseph Strick, Sidney Meyers). Co-producer, co-director, co-script, co-story.
Two Loves (Charles Walters). Script.
The Balcony (Joseph Strick). Producer, script.
An Affair of the Skin (Ben Maddow). Director, script, story.
The Way West (Andrew V. McLaglen). Co-script.
The Chairman (J. Lee Thompson). Script.
The Secret of Santa Vittoria (Stanley Kramer). Co-script.
Storm of Strangers (Ben Maddow). Director, script.
The Mephisto Waltz (Paul Wendkos). Script.
Television credits include "Man on a String" (CBS, 1972).
Plays include In a Cold Hotel (one-act), The Ram's Horn (one-act), and Soft Targets .
Published works include Forty-Four Gravel Street, Gauntlet of Flowers, Poems, The City, Elegy upon a Certificate of Birth, Song of Twelve Fridays, Edward Weston: Fifty Years: The Definitive Volume of His Photographic Work (a.k.a. Edward Weston: His Life and Photographs), Faces: A Narrative History of the Portrait in Photography from 1820 to the Present, A Sunday Between Wars: The Course of American Life from 1865 to 1917, The Photography of Max Yavno, and Aperture, No. 92 .
Academy Awards include best-script nomination for The Asphalt Jungle .
Writers Guild awards include best-script nominations for The Man from Colorado, The Asphalt Jungle, Intruder in the Dust, and The Balcony .