Category Archives: Editing

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Director Kevin Pollak on Sundance Comic Doc Misery Loves Comedy

Actor, director and writer Kevin Pollak has appeared in 74 films but is well-known to many on the web as the creator and host of the weekly streaming series Kevin Pollak's Chat Show. Each episode of the six-year-old talk show … more »

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Beast Buys NYC Editorial House Go Robot!

Beast has expanded with the purchase of Go Robot!, a New York editorial boutique. Go Robot! co-founders Adam Liebowitz and Alisa Sheinberg will become senior editor and managing director, respectively, at Beast. "Beast's nationwide network of boutiques will help us extend … more »

Forbidden Technologies Closes Burbank Office As Sales Go Direct

Forbidden Technologies, maker of the Forscene online post-production platform, is closing its office in Burbank, CA, as part of a move to an indirect sales and support model for North America. Forbidden Technologies CEO Stephen Streater told StudioDaily that the … more »

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Editor Wyatt Smith Goes Into the Woods to Cut Sound, Picture and Song

Into the Woods, Disney's new film based on the beloved Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine musical, is a lush, orchestrated rumination on modern life seen through a fractured fairy-tale canon. Directed by Rob Marshall and shot on the ARRI Alexa by Dion Beebe, ACS, … more »

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LaCie Debuts Portable Rugged RAID at CES

LaCie introduced the 4 TB Rugged RAID at CES, bringing RAID 0 and RAID 1 (mirrored) storage options to its Rugged line-up of portable hard drives. The drive has a hard-wired Thunderbolt cable, which carries power as well as data … more »

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Editors Tim Squyres and William Goldenberg on Unbroken

The life of Louis Zamperini, who passed away this summer at the age of 97, was as epic in its scale as it was in its scope. Even those unfamiliar with Laura Hillenbrand's compelling 2010 bestseller, Unbroken, about Zamperini or CBS News … more »

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Starting Today, You Can Finally Edit 4K Natively in the Avid

Avid today released a new update to Media Composer that supports the family of DNxHR codecs that bring higher-than-HD resolution support to the Avid. As part of the Avid Resolution Independence initiative announced in September, users can now edit natively … more »

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Editors Stephen Mirrione and Doug Crise on Birdman’s Ultimate Disappearing Act

An editor's best work is never meant to be noticed when watching a film. But imagine the ultimate hat trick: an imperceptibly edited film that appears not to be edited at all. The endless, meandering tracking shot and claustrophobic POV that drive much of Birdman, co-written, … more »

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Adobe to Buy Microstock Library Fotolia, Integrate with Creative Cloud

The latest addition to Adobe's Creative Cloud product mix is Fotolia, the royalty-free microstock photo and video library based in New York City. Adobe is spending about $800 million in cash to acquire the company and plans to integrate Fotolia's marketplace … more »

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Editor William Goldenberg on What Makes The Imitation Game Tick

The great mathematician Alan Turing built what many consider to be the world's first modern computer. Turing's machine not only cracked the Nazi's unbreakable Enigma code at a time when the Germans seemed unbeatable but hastened the end of a … more »