Top film and TV editors on getting the right cut

Top film and TV editors on getting the right cut

Eamonn O’Connor, Jorge Weisz, Susan Shipton and Kelley Dixon speak about what it takes to make it in the film industry.

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Many of the panellists, when originally entering the industry, could not imagine becoming the editors behind movies premiering at one of the world’s biggest film festivals. Some never even set out to become editors at all. Eamonn O’Connor (Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band), Jorge Weisz (Castle in the Ground), Susan Shipton (Guest of Honour) and Kelley Dixon (The Goldfinch) got together on TIFF’s opening weekend to share the advice that forever altered their career paths, get real about the editor’s daily routine and pay tribute to the exciting work their peers in film and TV are producing right now.

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