September 12, 2019

In Memoriam: Mardik Martin

Screenwriter of Raging Bull and Mean Streets was 82

USC School of Cinematic Arts Faculty member Mardik Martin passed away on September 11, 2019. Martin is remembered by faculty, staff, and students for his energetic teaching style, passion for storytelling, and incredible memories from the “New Hollywood” era of filmmaking.

Martin is best known for his long collaboration with Martin Scorsese. He co-wrote Raging Bull, Mean Streets, wrote New York, New York, and produced a treatment for the documentary concert film The Last Waltz.

To read Variety’s full obituary, please click: HERE.