Art of the Cut

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar-nominated editor, Joe Walker, ACE on “Widows”

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar-nominated editor, Joe Walker, ACE on “Widows”

Oscar nominated editor Joe Walker, ACE, recently cut the movie Widows for director Steve McQueen. It’s their fourth feature project together starting with Hunger (2008), Shame (2011), 12…

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar nominee and ACE Lifetime Achievement winner Carol Littleton, ACE

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar nominee and ACE Lifetime Achievement winner Carol Littleton, ACE

Carol Littleton, ACE started her editorial career in 1975. She began a long-term working relationship with director Lawrence Kasdan editing Body Heat (1981). She was nominated for an Oscar…

ART OF THE CUT with “Bohemian Rhapsody” editor, John Ottman

ART OF THE CUT with “Bohemian Rhapsody” editor, John Ottman

There are very few big-time editors who do double duty as legitimate film composers, but in this Art of the Cut, we’ll be talking to one of…

Art of the Cut with Oscar-winner, William Goldenberg

Art of the Cut with Oscar-winner, William Goldenberg

William Goldenberg, ACE, won the Oscar for Best Editing for Argo. He received additional Oscar nominations and ACE Eddies for Zero Dark Thirty, Seabiscuit, The Insider and The Imitation Game…

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar nominee, Jay Cassidy, ACE on editing “A Star is Born”

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar nominee, Jay Cassidy, ACE on editing “A Star is Born”

Jay Cassidy, ACE, has a list of awards that are longer than most editors’ filmographies. He won the ACE Eddie in 2007 for Best Documentary for An Inconvenient Truth. He…

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar nominee Lisa Zeno Churgin

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar nominee Lisa Zeno Churgin

Lisa Zeno Churgin, has an extensive filmography, including Pete’s Dragon, Pitch Perfect, House of Sand and Fog, Cider House Rules – for which she was nominated for an Oscar…

ART OF THE CUT with documentary editor Neil Meiklejohn

ART OF THE CUT with documentary editor Neil Meiklejohn

Neil Meiklejohn is a documentary film editor who edited the documentaries Long Live Benjamin,and The Battered Bastards of Baseball. He also worked on an episode of The New Yorker…

ART OF THE CUT with Brent White, ACE on “A Simple Favor”

ART OF THE CUT with Brent White, ACE on “A Simple Favor”

More likely than not, an Art of the Cut interview with Brent White, ACE, would probably be about editing comedy. His previous work includes, Ghostbusters, Spy, Anchorman (1 and 2…

ART OF THE CUT: Frédéric Thoraval on cutting “Peppermint”

ART OF THE CUT: Frédéric Thoraval on cutting “Peppermint”

Frédéric Thoraval has been editing features for the last 15 years, including Taken (2008), Sinister (2012), and The Gunman (2015). We spoke to him about his latest project…

ART OF THE CUT with Melissa Lawson-Cheung and Colby Parker, Junior, ACE on editing “Mile 22”

ART OF THE CUT with Melissa Lawson-Cheung and Colby Parker, Junior, ACE on editing “Mile 22”

Today’s Art of the Cut is with the editing team for Peter Berg’s thriller Mile 22. Art of the Cut is brought to you by our friends at…