Oscar best picture nominees "Boyhood" (pictured) and "The Grand Budapest Hotel" enhanced their Academy prospects Friday night at the ACE Eddie Awards, which recognize outstanding editing. "Boyhood,"…
Ace Eddie Awards
On the occasion of the 65th ACE Eddie Awards, Variety gives voice to members of the editorial community who assess the work of some of their nominated peers.
Editors Diane Adler and Jerry Greenberg and journalist Carolyn Giardina have been named as special award honorees by the American Cinema Editors. Adler and Greenberg will receive Lifetime Career…
“Captain Phillips,” “American Hustle” and “Frozen” took top honors among narrative features as the American Cinema Editors handed out the ACE Eddie Awards Friday evening. “Captain Phillips” and its…
Robert C. Jones got out of high school in the 1950s without a plan. "I was drifting around," he says. "I had no idea what I wanted to do." His father was an editor and asked if he wanted to try that…
For two-time ACE Eddie winner Richard Halsey, three rules govern his work: be organized, trust your instincts and always tell the truth. "Rule number three is the hardest," Halsey says. "It has a lot…
With all due respect to Godard, who declared, "Every cut is a lie," Paul Greengrass has pioneered a style that relies on editing to bring audiences closer to reality than any other studio director…
"Captain Phillips" director Paul Greengrass will be feted by the American Cinema Editors with its filmmaker of the year award. The Golden Eddie will be presented at the 64th Annual ACE Eddie Awards…
"Argo" and "Silver Linings Playbook" won film honors for editing in drama and comedy/musical, respectively, at the 63rd annual ACE Eddie Awards on Saturday at the Beverly Hilton.
Over the past 10 years, members of American Cinema Editors society and Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences voters have shared winners for excellence in film editing in all but a few cases.
Precise choreography earns Steven Spielberg kudo from editors