An Academy Seminar Series: Perspectives on Editing


Hosted by Academy Film Editor’s Branch governors Donn Cambern (“The Last Picture Show,” “The Bodyguard”) and Mark Goldblatt (“Terminator 2: Judgment Day,” “X Men The Last Stand”)

This seminar series offered four diverse evenings on the subject of editing from the perspective of motion picture editors themselves. Each session featured film clips and open discussion between the audience and the presenters.

September 22

A Conversation with Walter Murch – SOLD OUT

(“Apocalypse Now,” “Jarhead”)

September 29

Editing for Animation

Kent Beyda (“Alien Nation,” “Scooby-Doo”)
John Carnochan (“Ice Age,” “The Simpsons Movie”)
Nancy Frazen (“Runaway Brain,” “Surf’s Up”)
Lois Freeman-Fox (“Fantasia/2000,” “Osmosis Jones”)
Kevin Nolting (“Up”)
Additional guests to be announced

October 6

Editing for Documentary Films

Kate Amend (“The Long Way Home,” “Jimmy Carter Man from Plains”)
Joe Bini (“Little Dieter Needs to Fly,” “Grizzly Man”)
William Cartwright (“The Making of the President 1960,” “Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision”)
Brian Johnson (“Buena Vista Social Club,” “Fighting for Life”)

October 14

Anne Coates: Profile of an Editing Master – SOLD OUT

(“Lawrence of Arabia,” “Out of Sight”)

Event Information

Tuesdays, September 22, September 29, October 6; and Wednesday, October 14 from 7-10 p.m.
Linwood Dunn Theater
1313 Vine Street
Hollywood, CA 90028
Anne Coates

Oscar-winning film editor Walter Murch (center), with Academy governors Mark Goldblatt (left) and Donn Cambern.

Anne Coates

Academy governor Mark Goldblatt (left), Oscar-nominated film editor Anne Coates (center) and Academy governor Donn Cambern.

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