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71st Eddie Awards

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1612813321630{padding-bottom: 15px !important;background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="20384" img_size="full" qode_css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1612811281521{background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_single_image image="28598" img_size="full" alignment="center" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1592682899490{margin-right: 15px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}"][vc_column width="2/3" css=".vc_custom_1592679310198{padding-right: 20px !important;}"][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1622522176363{padding-top: 15px !important;}"]In the midst of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, American Cinema Editors presented a polished and heartfelt virtual 71st Eddies Awards as nearly 1,100 viewers from 21 countries tuned in for the April 17 stream. ACE president Kevin Tent, ACE, welcomed online viewers, saying, “Today we celebrate the incredibly strange, unique and mysterious art form we hold dear. We also celebrate the incredible skill and craftsmanship that has gone into making this year’s nominated films and television shows – amazing work, much of it done...

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Aspects of Editing – Best Practices

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1612813321630{padding-bottom: 15px !important;background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="20384" img_size="full" qode_css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1612811281521{background-color: #000000 !important;}"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1592682899490{margin-right: 15px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}"][vc_column width="2/3" css=".vc_custom_1592679310198{padding-right: 20px !important;}"][vc_single_image image="28549" img_size="full" alignment="center" qode_css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1622480895848{background-color: #ffffff !important;}"][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1622483408734{padding-top: 15px !important;}"]American Cinema Editors recently released a new version of its Best Practices Guidelines, aimed at editors who since the start of the pandemic have seen their editing rooms move to their homes. The guidelines include topics from technology and support needs to calculating expenses and managing time. Below is an excerpt from the document. The complete Guidelines can be obtained via ACE or online at americancinemaeditors.org INTRODUCTION Until 2020, a minority of professional editors and assistant editors were consistently working from home....

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CAREER ACHIEVEMENT HONORS – 2021

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]LYNZEE KLINGMAN, ACE AND SIDNEY WOLINSKY, ACE TO RECEIVE CAREER ACHIEVEMENT HONORS FOR THEIR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS TO FILM EDITING FROM AMERICAN CINEMA EDITORS (ACE) Recognizing outstanding editing in film and television, the ACE Eddie Awards will announce nominations on March 11 and winners at their virtual awards ceremony on April 17 Academy Award® Winner Spike Lee Will Receive the Ace Golden Eddie Filmmaker Of The Year Award LOS ANGELES, March 9, 2021– American Cinema Editors (ACE) announced today that film editors Lynzee Klingman, ACE and Sidney Wolinsky, ACE will receive Career Achievement Awards for their outstanding contributions to film editing at the 71st Annual ACE Eddie Awards on April 17. “Just look at their incredible bodies of...

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BEST PRACTICES – WORK FROM HOME GUIDE

INTRODUCTION Until 2020, a minority of professional editors and assistant editors were consistently working from home. With the COVID-19 pandemic forcing the closure of studios and traditional office spaces, editing from home became mandatory for an increasing number of professional editors and assistant editors. The need to work from home hastened the development of technologies associated with remote editing and also created a new paradigm for editors, pushing to the foreground a variety of work-from-home issues for which there were no clear guidance. American Cinema Editors, recognizing the need for editors and assistant editors to have guidance related to work-from-home issues, conducted a survey of its members in October 2020. The purpose of the survey was to gain a better understanding of...

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Aspects of Editing 1st Qtr 2021

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