ACE International Affiliate Membership

This classification is open to active Editors not residing in North America who are members of an ACE recognized editing organization in their country of residence.
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The requirements for this class of membership are essentially the same as for Active members but the requirement of 72 months of editing for national distribution would mean distribution in their home (that is, not the US/North American) market.
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To apply for Affiliate Membership, please submit $50 application fee after which you will be immediately redirected to a web page with the application form.  Your application will be reviewed for approval by the Board of Directors and voted upon by the general membership.
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Membership Requirements:
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1. International Affiliates must be members in good standing of their local editing organization.
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2. A letter of recommendation from their local organization’s Board, signed by 2 officers.
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3. Interview with the International Relations Committee via Skype who will make a recommendation to the ACE Board of Directors who will review the application and vote on the admission.
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4. If approved, the applicant shall be accepted to ACE International Affiliate membership. If applicant is refused membership, any payment submitted shall be refunded.
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5. International Affiliates shall pay an initiation fee ($1500)and annual dues ($400) similar to Affiliate Members.
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6. They may not use “ACE” in their on-screen credits but may list their affiliation in printed material as “International Affiliate Member of ACE”.
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7. International Affiliates shall have no voting rights for officers or members of the Board of Directors.
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8. They are invited to vote on the final ballot for Best Feature Drama or Comedy (only).
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9. They are included in special section of the Membership Directory.
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10. They may be invited to upgrade to full Active Membership if their work becomes distributed in the U.S. either as a wide theatrical release or via a form of national television distribution (eg. broadcast, cable or streaming).
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They will receive:
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A print subscription to CinemaEditor Magazine
Access to past magazine issues and other content online
Discounted ticket prices to EditFest and other events
Invitations to ACE Tech Day and Lecture Series
Invitations to attend exclusive ACE meetings and Holiday parties
Members Only Facebook group
Listing in Affiliate Member Directory