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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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ACE Internship Goes Virtual

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1592680641916{background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="20384" img_size="full" 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_1607125334649{margin-bottom: 20px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="26544" img_size="full" 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]The pandemic didn’t derail the ACE Internship Program. On the contrary, ACE ensured that this year’s program, generously sponsored by Adobe, continued despite necessitating all communications being conducted virtually online. ACE Internship Program chairs and program alums Carsten Kurpanek and Tyler Nelson arranged a series of two-hour Zoom workshops with editors and assistants throughout the industry as well as the ‘Master the Workflow’ online course. The program thanks Sabrina Plisco, ACE, and Maura Corey, ACE, for giving of their time as mentors to this year’s...

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EditFest Global Debut

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1592680641916{background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="20384" img_size="full" 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_1606960275305{margin-bottom: 20px !important;background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="26529" 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]More than 800 registrants representing 20 countries participated in ACE’s wildly-successful first EditFest Global – a virtual EditFest event, held from Aug. 29- 30, in response to circumstances related to COVID- 19, which prompted the cancellation of the 2020 EditFest London and EditFest L.A. events. Hosted by ACE President Stephen Rivkin, ACE, the event additionally launched the new EditFest Global website (EditFestGlobal.com), an online resource for events and other content and information for the editing community. This will include past EditFest presentations,...

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