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Conversations on the craft of filmmaking
Kayla Emter - Film Editor - I'm Still Here, May In the Summer, The Immigrant, The Meddler, Miles Ahead, and the upcoming, What's The Point?

Kayla's earlier work began on a variety of short films and part of an editing team on independent features like Lovely, Still for Nicholas Fackler and Casey Affleck's I'm Still Here.

Kayla has worked on a mix of film genres as an editor including Gone, May In the Summer, and The Immigrant.

More recently, Kayla has edited on Miles Ahead, The Meddler, and the upcoming comedy, What's The Point? for Lake Bell.

Direct download: KaylaEmter.mp3
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Hughes Winborne - Oscar winning Film Editor - Sling Blade, Crash, The Pursuit of Happyness, The Great Debaters, The Help, Fences, and All I See Is You

Hughes has edited more than twenty films over the years, including Crash, for which he won an Oscar for film editing. Hughes is an elected member of the American Cinema Editors.

Hughes has over the years edited Sling Blade, A Slipping-Down Life, The Pursuit of Happyness, The Great Debaters, Seven Pounds, Teen Patti, The Help, and Pixels.

More recently, Hughes edited the acclaimed Oscar nominated Fences, working again with actor/director Denzel Washington, and the upcoming All I See Is You for Marc Forster.

Direct download: HughesWinborne.mp3
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Joan Sobel - Film Editor - The Accountant, A Single Man, Being Flynn, and Nocturnal Animals

Joan learned feature storytelling as first assistant editor with writer/director Paul Thomas Anderson and editor Dylan Tichenor on Boogie Nights and as first assistant editor with writer/director Quentin Tarantino and editor Sally Menke on both Kill Bill movies.

Joan edited Being Flynn, starring Robert DeNiro and Paul Dano, for Paul Weitz. She also edited Tom Ford’s multi-award-winning A Single Man, starring Colin Firth and Julianne Moore, and the Academy Award winning short film The Accountant, directed by Ray McKinnon and Suburban Girl for Mark Klein.

More recently, Joan again collaborated with Tom Ford on the acclaimed Golden Globe and BAFTA nominated Nocturnal Animals, starring Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon, about an art gallery owner, haunted by her ex-husband's novel, a violent thriller she interprets as a veiled threat and a symbolic revenge tale.

Direct download: JoanSobel.mp3
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Trevor Gates - Sound Designer and Supervising Sound Editor - Chernobyl Diaries, The Man with the Iron Fists, The Sessions, Evil Dead, The Liberator, The Meddler, and Don't Breathe

Trevor's earlier work in the sound department included working as Sound Effects Editor on Chernobyl Diaries, as Sound Editor and Foley Mixer on The Man with the Iron Fists, and as Sound Effects Editor on The Sessions.

Trevor has continued working on projects like Evil Dead, As I Lay Dying, The Liberator, and That Awkward Moment.

More recently, Trevor has worked in Sound Designer and Supervising Sound Editor roles on Ouija: Origin of Evil, Southside with You, The Meddler, Hell or High Water, and Don't Breathe.

Direct download: TrevorGates.mp3
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