Film editing is part of the creative post-production process of filmmaking. The
term film editing is derived from the traditional process of working with film, but
Being a film editor requires hours of looking through footage and then
assembling a film a half-second at a time, while working quickly to meet the
As a film or video editor, you'll be responsible for assembling recorded raw
material into a finished product that's suitable for broadcasting. The material may
A film and video editor is a highly skilled film industry employee who edits movies
or videos. The success or ultimate failure of the production lies in their hands.
Film editors take all the shots from filming, and edit them until the finished product
matches the director's vision of the film.
The film editor must know how to tell a story, be politically savvy when working
with directors and studio executives, and have a calm and confident demeanor.
Film Editors work closely with the Director to craft the finished film.
Film and video editors are technical experts who help directors realize their
artistic vision. Editors play a critical role in the creative look of a film. Most film
The objectives and purposes of the AMERICAN CINEMA EDITORS are to ... I am
a professional film editor, and I have lived in the trenches for fifteen years.