The Invisible Art: Visible Artists panel features all of the Academy Award nominated editors to discuss the art of editing the day before the Oscars. John Trask (MPEG President) introduced ACE President and moderator Alan Heim, and the panel consisted of Crispin Struthers (Silver Linings Playbook), Jay Cassidy, A.C.E. (Silver Linings Playbook), Dylan Tichenor, A.C.E. (Zero Dark 30), William Goldenberg, A.C.E. (Argo and Zero Dark 30), Michael Kahn, A.C.E. (Lincoln) and Tim Squyres, A.C.E. (Life of Pi). Each discuss their films and careers and how editing can and has changed in film and in the industry.
ACE, the AMERICAN CINEMA EDITORS, is an honorary society of motion picture editors founded in 1950. Film editors are voted into membership on the basis of their professional achievements, their dedication to the education of others and their commitment to the craft of editing.