Since 1951, American Cinema Editors has celebrated the best in television and feature film editing at the annual ACE Eddie Awards gala. More than a thousand of the entertainment industry’s most accomplished editors, filmmakers and Hollywood elite attend the black-tie event held each year at the famed Beverly Hilton hotel. A prelude to the Oscars, the Eddies are considered a barometer for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Best Picture and Best Editing categories.
The ACE Eddie Awards recognizes outstanding editing in film, television and documentaries. The 2018 ceremony is the organization’s 68th Annual, making it one of the longest-running awards shows in the entertainment industry. In addition to announcing the voting timeline, the ACE Board of Directors unveiled changes to the documentary and television series categories.