faculty

Eric Mandelbaum, B.F.A.

Lecturer in Dramatic Writing/Screenwriting (part-time)
Dramatic Writing/Screenwriting Program
School of Film and Media Studies

Office: Dance Bldg., Rm. 1021
Tel.: (914) 251-6842
Fax: (914) 251-6839
Email: eric.mandelbaum@purchase.edu

Eric Mandelbaum has written 35 documentary films for National Geographic and the Discovery Channel and two television movies for HBO/Cinemax. He wrote and directed the independent feature Roberta, nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival, and received a Special Award for Directing at the Stony Brook Film Festival. The short film Bum Deal, which he also wrote and directed, was picked up by the PBS series Short Cuts.

Education
B.F.A., Purchase College