Editors & Directors talk about Editing

Hitchcock explains editing

EDITOR Thelma Schoonmaker

Martin Scorsese & Thelma Schoonmaker in the Editing Room (with Michael Powell)

Cutting Yourself Out of a Corner” Part I – Thelma Shoonmaker

EDITOR Michael Kahn

Alfred Hitchcock – Masters of Cinema (Complete Interview in 1972)

Quentin Tarantino On Making Movies (14 min)

Editing Techniques in films of Scorsese: Freeze frames, Flashbulb cuts, Temporal expansion and ellipsis

Forums, Tutorials & Resources on Editing and Indie Filmmaking

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