Tag Archives: Thelma Schoonmaker

The Matrix: The Top 25 (Best Film Editing)

Continuing onward with this weekly series I’m doing here on the site, we’re talking about the top 25 Oscar winners in just about every single one of the Academy Award categories out there for us to talk about. Aside from the short categories and likely something a bit harder to[...]

Steven Spielberg to receive ACE Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award

Award winning filmmaker Steven Spielberg has been selected by the Board of Directors of the American Cinema Editors (ACE) to be honored with the organization’s prestigious ACE Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award. The award will be presented at the 63rd Annual ACE Eddie Awards ceremony on Saturday, February[...]

ACE Eddie Awards for best editing announced – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: The American Cinema Editors announced their nominations for the 62nd Annual ACE Eddie Awards Monday morning, recognizing outstanding editing in nine categories of film, television and documentaries. Like the Golden Globes, the editors divide their films between “Dramatic” and “Comedic” categories, so its tough to peg[...]

Oscars: “The Fighter” editor Pamela Martin on David O. Russell, “Raging Bull” and her first nom

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: You never can tell when that first Oscar nod will arrive. So on the morning that nominations for the 83rd annual Academy Awards were announced, Pamela Martin admits that she was in bed with the TV off. “When I heard my husband’s cell phone ping at[...]

Edgar Burcksen, A.C.E., and Vincent LoBrutto To Receive Robert Wise Award From the American Cinema Editors (ACE)

hollywoodnews.com: American Cinema Editors (ACE) will honor former Editor-In-Chief and Editor of the ACE magazine CinemaEditor (CE), Edgar Burcksen, A.C.E., and Vincent LoBrutto, respectively, with the Robert Wise Award at the 61st Annual ACE Eddie Awards on February 19, 2011 in the International Ballroom of the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The[...]

The delicious twist that ends “Shutter Island” is a doozy

BY GINA PICCALO The delicious twist that ends Martin Scorsese’s gothic genre thriller “Shutter Island” is a doozy. At one preview screening, an audience of professional filmgoers were all but silent as they filed out of the theater with furrowed brows. But the memorable climax is far from the only[...]