Mort Scharfman - Part-time Assistant Professor
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    Mort Scharfman

    Part-time Assistant Professor


    Television and screen writer and director of both; has worked for Warner Bros., Paramount, and Columbia studios, most notably Norman Lear and Bud Yorkin productions;  won Emmy Award citations,  for sitcoms and musical comedies, starring Julie Andrews and Jackie Gleason; formerly taught at UCLA and NYU; most recent credit is that of writer-director of the short comedy film Photo Finish, a Big Apple and Toronto Film Festivals nominee. His latest sitcom pilot and feature length screenplay, are co-owned by Signature Beth Prods. and Simcha Studio.