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American Cinema Editors Fills Out Timeline for 72nd ACE Eddie Awards

September 15, 2021 08:00 | By

ACEEddieAlthough the American Cinema Editors (ACE) had already set its date for the 72nd Annual ACE Eddie Awards for Saturday, Feb. 26, the group has now released the official timeline and eligibility for the awards recognizing outstanding editing in 13 categories of film and television.

Television entries must have been released between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, while film entries eligible must have been released between March 1 and Dec. 31. Submissions will open on November 1, 2021 and close on Dec. 13.

Three special honors will be handed out at the ACE Eddie Awards ceremony including two Career Achievement recipients presented to film editors of outstanding merit and the Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year honor presented to a filmmaker who exemplifies distinguished achievement in the art and business of film.  Honorary award recipients will be announced later this year.

Also announced that evening will be the winner of the Anne V. Coates Student Editing Competition.

You can see the full timeline below and learn more at AmericanCinemaEditors.org.

Key dates for the 72nd Annual ACE Eddie Awards

Nov. 1, 2021                        Submissions for Nominations Begin
Dec. 13, 2021                      Submissions for Nominations End
Jan. 11, 2022                       Nomination Ballots Sent
Jan. 18, 2022                       Nomination Ballots Due
Jan. 21, 2022                       Nominations Announced
Jan. 28, 2022                       Final Ballots Sent
Feb. 4, 2022                         Deadline for Advertising
Feb. 1 – 7, 2022                   Blue Ribbon Screenings (Television categories)
Feb. 8, 2022                         Final Ballots Due
Date TBD                             Nominee Cocktail Party
Feb. 26, 2022                      72nd Annual ACE Eddie Awards