Home Page For Norman Hollyn's

CTPR 535 Class

 Instructor: Norman Hollyn T.A.: Robert Abilez
 Office: 323-275-1869 Phone: 213-220-0213-220-0408408

 E-Mail: hollyn [at] usc.edu

E-Mail: rnabilez [at] gmail.com

List of Links all over this Class Site

Movie News (up-to-date links to news)

Very Short Quotes About Film And Editing

Elizabeth Olsen talks about acting and leaving room for editing
Ridley Scott talks about editing HANNIBAL, a movie in which its two leads rarely are in the same frame together.
William Goldman talks about motivation
Editor Gerry Hambling talks about leaving things unfinished.
What and who is an artist?
Sculptor Constantin Brancusi on what the artist's responsibility is to reality.
Stephen Frears talks about bringing out the point of film in editing.
To see a quote from a Kodak ad about what film is.
Jean-Luc Godard talks about the necessity of story in film, and its structure.
Writer/Editor Damon Knight and the power of the single word

List of Links Over This Site

Want to know what additional reading material I recommend? Click here to go the Bibilography.

USC Calendar
This is the calendar for this year (and beyond).

Lesson Plans
Want to go to a specific lesson? Click on the class' date in the menu at the left side of the screen. Note that class notes are not generally available until the day of the class.

Want to see some links to various interviews and other assorted stuff? Click here to go to that page.

Here is the list of everyone in the class, grouped by partners. I'm not putting your phone numbers down for privacy reasons but make sure that you know them. I've put e-mail addresses because... well... you might want to check on what your partner is doing in order to synch up your editing schedules.

Don't forget to e-mail me if you have anything to add.

Want to know what the class will be about? This link takes you to a PDF of the class syllabus. I also have a class plan that bears occasional resemblance to what the actual semester will look like.

University Policies
Want to know what the USC policies for add/drop, grading and more are?

Though I've tried to accomodate other browsers THIS SITE IS DESIGNED FOR BEST USE WITH SAFARI for the Mac, and FIREFOX for both the PC and the Mac. It also looks reasonably good on the iPhone. Lucked out on that!

All material, except where noted, ©1999-2012 by Norman Hollyn. Questions? Comments? Suggestions? Send me an e-mail at my office
Last Modified - October 15, 2012