HPA Awards 2017

The Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) has announced nominees in the creative categories for the 2017 HPA Awards. Considered the standard-bearer for excellence and innovation in an industry embracing an expanding array of groundbreaking technologies and creativity, the HPA Awards honor creative achievement and artistic excellence.  Receiving a record breaking number of entrants this year, the HPA Awards creative categories recognize the outstanding work done by individuals and teams who bring compelling content to a global audience.

Launched in 2006, the HPA Awards recognize outstanding achievement in editing, sound, visual effects and color grading for work in television, commercials, and feature films. The winners of the 12th Annual HPA Awards will be announced at a gala ceremony on 16 November 2017 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, CA.

Here are the Nominees for Outstanding Editing

Feature Film

“Hidden Figures” – Peter Teschner

“Dunkirk” – Lee Smith, ACE

“The Ivory Game” – Verena Schönauer

“Get Out” – Gregory Plotkin

“Lion” – Alexandre de Franceschi

Outstanding Editing – Television

“Game of Thrones – Stormborn” – Tim Porter, ACE

“Stranger Things – Chapter 1: The Vanishing of Will Byers” – Dean Zimmerman

“Game of Thrones – The Queen’s Justice” – Jesse Parker

“Narcos – Al Fin Cayo!” – Matthew V. Colonna, Trevor Baker

“Westworld – The Original” – Stephen Semel, ACE, Marc Jozefowicz

“Game of Thrones – Dragonstone” – Crispin Green

Outstanding Editing – Commercial

Nespresso – “Comin’ Home” – Chris Franklin // Big Sky Edit

Bonafont – “Choices” – Doobie White // Therapy Studios

Optum – “Heroes” – Chris Franklin // Big Sky Edit

SEAT – “Moments” – Doobie White // Therapy Studios

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