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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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Aspects of Editing – ACE Internship 2020

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1559606970950{background-color: #ffffff !important;}"][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1546978755013{background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="20384" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1585348556810{padding-top: 5px !important;padding-left: 15px !important;}"]` 1st Qtr, 2020 [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1521515574405{padding-top: 10px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_single_image image="24529" img_size="full" qode_css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1585351051523{margin-bottom: 15px !important;}"][vc_column_text]The goal of the ACE Internship Program is to open a door to Hollywood for recent college graduates who want to pursue a career in editing. All of the interns in the last 10 years are now either working as assistant editors or have already moved up to editors. Chaired by program alums Carsten Kurpanek and Tyler Nelson, the program involves spending time in editing rooms and touring post-production facilities while being mentored by experienced ACE...

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EditFest London 2019

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1546978891297{padding-bottom: 10px !important;background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1546978755013{background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="20384" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1565582081987{padding-top: 5px !important;padding-left: 15px !important;}"]` 3rd Qtr, 2019 [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1565660668799{background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="22295" 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_1521515574405{padding-top: 10px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]A stellar cast of editing talent headlined by Lee Smith, ACE, shared tips, knowledge and experiences during a sold-out EditFest London. Presented by ACE, the July 29 event at the British Film Institute on London’s South Bank featured a keynote conversation by Smith and panels on episodic dramas, reality programs and feature films. There are few editors who have enjoyed a greater run of critically-acclaimed hits as Smith – who during...

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Karen Schmeer Fellowship 2019

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1546978891297{padding-bottom: 10px !important;background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1546978755013{background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="20384" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1559605503567{padding-top: 5px !important;padding-left: 15px !important;}"]` 2nd Qtr, 2019 [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1521515574405{padding-top: 10px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_single_image image="21740" img_size="full" alignment="center" qode_css_animation=""][vc_column_text]The Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellowship (KSFEF), now in its ninth year, is annually awarded to a new Fellow during the SXSW Film Festival Awards ceremony. This year’s Fellow, Victoria Chalk, is a British-Chinese film editor whose career in post-production has spanned more than a decade, several countries and garnered numerous accolades.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1559607386800{padding-top: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;padding-left: 10px !important;background-color: #e0e0e0 !important;}"]Letter From The Editor FEATURES John Wick: Parabellum Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Rocketman Toy Story 4 EDITOR’S CUT 2019 IAVA 2019 Schmeer Fellow NAB...

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ACE Interns 2019

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1546978891297{padding-bottom: 10px !important;background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1546978755013{background-color: #000000 !important;}"][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="20384" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1554946066833{padding-top: 5px !important;padding-left: 15px !important;}"]` 1st Qtr, 2019 [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" in_content_menu="" text_align="left" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1521515574405{padding-top: 10px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Following a rigorous selection process, ACE interns Irene Chun, a grad of Pepperdine University in Malibu, and Katelyn Wright, an alum of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Fla., recently completed a four-week ACE Internship Program that gave them their first look into the professional Hollywood post-production scene. The program, chaired by program alums Carsten Kurpanek and Tyler Nelson, involved spending time in editing rooms and touring post-production facilities while being mentored by experienced ACE editors. Wright remembers how she became aware...

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