Hurt Locker, Hangover, Up snag top ACE awards
“The Hurt Locker,” “The Hangover,” and “Up” took home the top feature film categories at the 60th Annual American Cinema Editors’ Eddie Awards. “The Hurt Locker” editors Bob Murawski and Chris Innis took home the top prize for a dramatic film beating out competitors “Avatar,” “District 9,” “Star Trek,” and “Up In The Air.”
Debra Neil-Fisher, editor of “The Hangover,” won the award for best comedy beating out “500 Days of Summer,” “Julie & Julia,” “A Serious Man,” and “It’s Complicated.”
“Up’s” editor Kevin Notling took home the award for best edited animated feature film beating out “Coraline,” and “Fantastic Mr. Fox.”
Below are the full list of winners:
BEST EDITED FEATURE FILM (DRAMATIC):
“The Hurt Locker”
Bob Murawski & Chris Innis
BEST EDITED FEATURE FILM (COMEDY OR MUSICAL):
Debra Neil-Fisher, A.C.E.
BEST EDITED ANIMATED FEATURE FILM
BEST EDITED DOCUMENTARY
BEST EDITED HALF-HOUR SERIES FOR TELEVISION
30 Rock: “Apollo Apollo”
Ken Eluto, A.C.E.
BEST EDITED ONE-HOUR SERIES FOR COMMERCIAL TELEVISION
Breaking Bad: “ABQ”
Lynne Willingham, A.C.E.
BEST EDITED ONE-HOUR SERIES FOR NON-COMMERCIAL TELEVISION
Dexter: “Remains to be Seen”
BEST EDITED MINISERIES OR MOTION PICTURE FOR TELEVISION
Alan Heim, A.C.E. & Lee Percy, A.C.E.
BEST EDITED REALITY SERIES
The Deadliest Catch: “Stay Focused or Die”
Kelly Coskran & Josh Earl
STUDENT EDITING COMPETITION
Andrew Hellesen, Chapman University
TECHNICAL EXCELLENCE AWARD