Editors who cut documentaries or nonfiction are bound by a code of truth to their subjects. They cannot alter the facts to speed up a narrative or increase drama or tension in their stories. They…
Awards-season focus on the film editing category is sharpest when the editing Oscar lines up with the best picture Oscar. So it's no surprise that the editors of some key best pic contenders are…
Donald O. Mitchell will receive the fellowship and service award from the Motion Picture Editors Guild on Oct. 5.
IFC will air the kudos in the evening after they take place at their familiar tent on the beach in Santa Monica.
"30 Rock" editor Ken Eluto (nommed for picture editing, comedy) had a favorite moment in the finale: "When Liz comes to see Tracy in the strip club — which is how the show started — you see…
The Los Angeles Film Festival kicks off Thursday, with Pedro Almodovar's “I'm So Excited!” raising the curtain, and Nat Faxon and Jim Rash's “The Way, Way Back,” bringing it down. In between, the…
Jay Penske, chairman and CEO of Penske Media Corporation, and Michelle Sobrino, newly installed publisher of Variety, today named Claudia Eller, Cynthia Littleton and Andrew Wallenstein as the new…
From tigers to aged saddles, authenticity was nominees' goal
The American Cinema Editors announced nominations for the Feb. 16 ACE Eddie Awards in film, television and docs
Contenders balance objective and subjective scenes
From Lincoln's watch to Bond's 'copter, only the real thing will do