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

September 15, 2021 | By
American Cinema Editors Fills Out Timeline for 72nd ACE Eddie Awards

Although 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.... »

American Cinema Editors’ EditFest Global Returns Virtually Aug. 28-29

August 24, 2021 | By
American Cinema Editors’ EditFest Global Returns Virtually Aug. 28-29

American Cinema Editors’ EditFest Global returns during a virtual event on August 28 and 29, 2021, offering access to the insight and experiences of the world’s finest editors. EditFest Global successfully debuted in 2020 as the online partner to EditFest’s popular in-person events in Los Angeles and London. The lineup for the two-day virtual... »

Emmy Watch: Hacks Editor Jessica Brunetto on Crafting HBO’s Breakout Comedy

August 17, 2021 | By
Emmy Watch: <em>Hacks</em> Editor Jessica Brunetto on Crafting HBO’s Breakout Comedy

Probably one of the biggest surprises of the past year in television is how the HBO Max comedy series, Hacks, seemingly arrived out of nowhere in mid-May and immediately got everyone’s attention. The show received 14 Emmy nominations right out of the gate, which is seemingly unheard of or at least rare. (ABC’s Modern Family... »

Sight, Sound & Story: Live Presents “Making it Work: From Assistant Editor to Editor”

August 16, 2021 | By
<em>Sight, Sound & Story: Live</em> Presents “Making it Work: From Assistant Editor to Editor”

Manhattan Edit Workshop‘s Sight, Sound & Story: Live monthly online event series continues on August 25th with Samali Bikangaga, Carla Gutierrez, Grace Mendenhall, and Ted Raviv with Moderator Maya Mumma, ACE. As per the description: Inside Episode XIII: A good working relationship between the film editor and assistant editor is crucial to a well-run... »

Emmy Watch: The Split-Screen Editing in The Flight Attendant Pilot “In Case of Emergency”

August 12, 2021 | By
Emmy Watch: The Split-Screen Editing in <em>The Flight Attendant</em> Pilot “In Case of Emergency”

The Flight Attendant, an HBO Max Original series from novelist Chris Bohjalian and showrunner/creator Steve Yockey, is a gripping thrill ride that leaves the audience wanting more. The series follows The Big Bang Theory star Kaley Cuoco as flight attendant Cassie Bowden who mysteriously wakes up next to a dead man, Alex Sokolov (Michiel... »

American Cinema Editors Announces Date/Venue for 72nd Annual ACE Eddie Awards

July 27, 2021 | By
American Cinema Editors Announces Date/Venue for 72nd Annual ACE Eddie Awards

The American Cinema Editors (ACE) announced today that the 72nd Annual ACE Eddie Awards, recognizing outstanding editing in film and television, will be held on Saturday, February 26, 2022. The event will be held at the brand-new Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles. ACE is planning an in-person, black-tie affair adhering to... »

How Editor Paul Trewartha Helped Shape Edgar Wright’s Doc, The Sparks Brothers

June 28, 2021 | By
How Editor Paul Trewartha Helped Shape Edgar Wright’s Doc, <em>The Sparks Brothers</em>

Edgar Wright’s The Sparks Brothers will be seen as a great achievement for a lot of reasons, not just because it manages to take the nearly 50-year career of Ron and Russell Mael, collectively known as Sparks, and compiles it into a sharp, entertaining and very funny 2+ hour documentary. Much of the heavy... »

Cinematographers Discuss Mixed Reality Shoots in Upcoming Webinar

June 25, 2021 | By
Cinematographers Discuss Mixed Reality Shoots in Upcoming Webinar

Cinematographers share their experiences of mixed reality shooting in a panel discussion brought to viewers by British Cinematographer and ARRI, supported by Creative Technology. Join Greig Fraser ASC, ACS; Martin Ruhe ASC; Magdalena Gorka PSC, DNEG’s Paul Franklin and Robert Payton in this must-watch discussion about their early experiences shooting in mixed reality studios. Chaired... »

Contender Profile: Star Trek: Discovery Editor Jon Dudkowski 

June 24, 2021 | By
Contender Profile: <em>Star Trek: Discovery</em> Editor Jon Dudkowski 

Over three seasons, the crew of the starship Discovery has traveled through galaxies and centuries, stopping wars, ending tyrannies, battling enemies from across more than one universe. In each encounter, they adhere to the principles laid out by Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry. As the third season starts, Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) has been... »

Contender Profile: The Real World Homecoming: New York Editor Jacob Lane

June 21, 2021 | By
Contender Profile: <em>The Real World Homecoming: New York</em> Editor Jacob Lane

If you were of a certain age in 1992, then you remember watching the first season of MTV’s The Real World, but we were all probably too young to realize at the time that the show would start a wave of what would later be called “reality TV.” The first season, which brought a group... »