film editing

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar nominee Tim Squyres, on editing “Gemini Man”

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar nominee Tim Squyres, on editing “Gemini Man”

Tim Squyres, ACE, has been nominated for multiple Oscars and ACE Eddies and BAFTAs for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Gosford Park and Life of Pi. His filmography also includes Billy…

ART OF THE CUT with “JOKER” editor, Jeff Groth

ART OF THE CUT with “JOKER” editor, Jeff Groth

Jeff Groth is an ACE Eddie nominated editor for his work on an episode of Entourage (2004).  Jeff’s filmography includes War Dogs, Entourage, and The Hangover Part III…

ART OF THE CUT with the editors of “Ad Astra”

ART OF THE CUT with the editors of “Ad Astra”

Editor John Axelrad, ACE, has been in post-production since 1991, including a stint as Oscar-winner Anne Coates’ assistant on Out of Sight and Erin Brockovich. He’s edited…

ART OF THE CUT with Kelley Dixon, ACE on editing “The Goldfinch”

ART OF THE CUT with Kelley Dixon, ACE on editing “The Goldfinch”

Kelley Dixon, ACE began her career in in the early 90s assisting on movies like Reservoir Dogs, Leaving Normal and Good Will Hunting. She moved on to edit TV series…

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar nominee, Sandra Adair, ACE

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar nominee, Sandra Adair, ACE

Sandra Adair, ACE, has a lengthy list of awards, starting with an ACE Eddie nomination for editing School of Rock (2004), and including an ACE Eddie win and an Oscar…

ART OF THE CUT with the editor of “Angel Has Fallen,” Gabriel Fleming, ACE

ART OF THE CUT with the editor of “Angel Has Fallen,” Gabriel Fleming, ACE

Gabriel Fleming, ACE, began his editing career in reality TV, cutting shows like “Making the Band” and “America’s Next Top Model.” That led him…

ART OF THE CUT with Kevin Tent, ACE on editing “Peanut Butter Falcon”

ART OF THE CUT with Kevin Tent, ACE on editing “Peanut Butter Falcon”

Kevin Tent, ACE, has been nominated for an Oscar and numerous ACE Eddie Awards for his work on Election, About Schmidt, Sideways, The Descendants, and Nebraska. He also won an…

ART OF THE CUT with the editors of “Spider-Man: Far from Home”

ART OF THE CUT with the editors of “Spider-Man: Far from Home”

Spider-Man: Far From Home was edited by veteran MCU (Marvel Comics Universe) editor, Dan Lebental, ACE, and another experienced big-budget editor, Leigh Folsom Boyd. Lebental’s credits…

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar-winning editor Mark Sanger, ACE

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar-winning editor Mark Sanger, ACE

Mark Sanger, ACE was one of the very first guests on Art of the Cut when he won the Oscar for Best Editing for Gravity in 2013 – a film…

ART OF THE CUT with feature film editor, Roger Barton

ART OF THE CUT with feature film editor, Roger Barton

Roger Barton has edited many of the biggest and most iconic films in Hollywood history. As an associate editor, he worked on Titanic and Armageddon. His films as editor include…

71st Emmy Awards – Art of the Cut nominated editors

71st Emmy Awards – Art of the Cut nominated editors

Congratulations to all of the nominated picture editors for this year’s Emmy Awards. (71st Emmy Awards) If you’re interested in reading about the editors involved in…

ART OF THE CUT with documentary editor Paul Crowder, ACE

ART OF THE CUT with documentary editor Paul Crowder, ACE

Paul Crowder, ACE is a London-born, L.A.-based editor. I last spoke with him when he edited Ron Howard’s fantastic tribute to the Fab Four: “The Beatles…

ART OF THE CUT with “Chernobyl” editor, Simon Smith

ART OF THE CUT with “Chernobyl” editor, Simon Smith

Editor Simon Smith has worked on a variety of TV series in the UK for the BBC, including National Treasure, Electric Dreams, Victoria and Endeavour, among others. His latest assignment…

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar-winning editor, Lee Smith, ACE on “Dark Phoenix”

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar-winning editor, Lee Smith, ACE on “Dark Phoenix”

I last spoke to Lee Smith, ACE, when he edited Dunkirk, which won him an Oscar for Best Achievement in Film Editing and the ACE EDDIE for Best Edited Feature…

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar-nominated editor Martin Pensa, ACE

ART OF THE CUT with Oscar-nominated editor Martin Pensa, ACE

In 2014, Martin Pensa, ACE was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Achievement in Editing for Dallas Buyers Club.  His work since then has included. Togo (which is currently…