ERIK KNORR / resume

[2004 -
to On Call] Video Production Instructor, Otis Art and Design Evening College, Westchester, CA. Teaching all aspects of video. Conception (writing), production to completion using the following software: Final Cut Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, DVD Studio Pro, Motion, etc.

2002 - 2004 Video / Film Production Instructor, Mt. Sierra College, Monrovia, CA

[1976 -
to Present] Erik Knorr Film and Video - Freelance Producer/Writer/Director/Editor for corporate videos and films (Training, Marketing and Internal Communications). A partial list of Clients include: Ford Motor, Kawasaki USA, Sony (Playstation)@E3, Xerox, Apple Computer, Sybase, Discovery Toys, Domino's Pizza, Pizza Hut, McDonald's, Genentech, NHK Broadcasting of Japan, Intuit, MIPS, National Semiconductor, Scott Lawn Products, Wyse Technologies, William's-Sonoma and Pottery Barn.

2001 - 2003 Substitute teacher. UCLA Extension and Mt. Sierra College

1994 - 1995 Producer- Feature Film, "The Group".

1988 - 1989 Television co-writer, "Wake, Rattle and Roll", 4-Point Ent. / Hanna- Barbera

1986 - 1987 Editor / Post production producer, New World Pictures,

Post Production - "Trailer Department"

1984 - 1986 Teaching Assistant, University of Southern California, Dept. of
Cinema/Television and the Dept. of Writing.

1982 Producer/ Director/ Editor Documentary "Portrait of a Prison"

1976 - 1979 Contractual employee for The Office of Information,

Department of Corrections, Michigan


1986 Master of Fine Arts, Cinema/Television. University of Southern California.
1983 Certificate of Completion, Director's Program. American Film Institute.
1978 B.S., Radio, Television and Film. Eastern Michigan University.


1981 GRANT, Independent Filmmaker's Program, American Film Institute.
1982 GRANT, Michigan Arts Council, Artist in Residence

FOCUS award for "Portrait of a Prison," broadcast on PBS in 1984.
1990,91&92 3 JOEY awards for Corporate Videos; INTUIT, SYBASE and MIPS.