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The Holdovers

November 30, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, we’re talking with Kevin Tent, ACE, about his long-time collaboration with director Alexander Payne and their latest film, The Holdovers.

The Killer

November 23, 2023

Kirk’s been on Art of the Cut before for Gone Girl and for Mank. He was nominated for an Oscar, a BAFTA, and an ACE Eddie for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. He won an Oscar, a BAFTA, and an ACE Eddie for The Social Network.

All the Light We Cannot See

November 16, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, we’re talking with Dean Zimmerman, ACE, about the limited Netflix series All the Light We Cannot See, directed by his long-time collaborator, Shawn Levy.

Killers of the Flower Moon

November 10, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, it’s my pleasure to speak with legendary editor Thelma Schoonmaker, ACE, about working with her legendary director, Martin Scorsese, about their latest film, “Killers of the Flower Moon.”

The Pigeon Tunnel

November 3, 2023

Today, on Art of the Cut, we speak with documentarian Errol Morris’s longtime editor, Steven Hathaway. This discussion is about Morris’s latest documentary, The Pigeon Tunnel, a revealing look at one of the world’s most famous novelists… and spy, John le Carre. The Pigeon Tunnel was recently released in theaters and on Apple Plus.


October 26, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, it’s my pleasure to speak with ACE Eddie-winning and Emmy-winning editor Taylor Mason, ACE, about the film Birth/Rebirth, which was in theaters earlier this year and is now available on Amazon Prime or Apple TV. Previously, Taylor has edited A Black Lady Sketch Show, Dahmer: Monster - The Jeffrey Dahmer Story, and Pose. She’s also been an assistant editor on Bladerunner 2049, Dune, and DC League of Super-Pets.

The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial

October 19, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, we speak with Darrin Navarro, ACE, who started his career with the legendary Roger Corman and has edited films including The Lovers, The End of the Tour, Killer Joe, and I Love Dick.

The Burial

October 12, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, we speak with one of the editors of the movie The Burial. Edited by Lee Percy, ACE and Jay Cassidy, ACE - BOTH have been guests on Art of the Cut in the past. This time around, we spoke with Lee about his work on the film.


October 5, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, we speak with four members of the editorial team for Gareth Edwards film, The Creator. Joining me to discuss the challenges and rewards of this film are Oscar winning editor, Joe Walker, ACE. Also Oscar-nominated editor, Hank Corwin, ACE. We’ll also be talking to Scott Morris, and Job ter Burg, ACE/NCE, who served as additional editor.


September 28, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, we speak with director, Rudy Valdez, and his editor Viridiana Lieberman about the new documentary, Carlos about guitar legend, Carlos Santana.

A Haunting in Venice

September 21, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, we speak with Lucy Donaldson, the editor of Kenneth Branagh’s latest film, A Haunting in Venice. Lucy’s feature film work includes Unspoken, Breaking News in Yuba County, Ma, Stuck, and Choice.

Gran Turismo

September 14, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, we speak with the editors of Gran Turismo - Colby Parker, Junior, ACE, Austyn Daines, and co-editor, Eric Freidenberg.

30th Anniversary of The Fugitive with director, Andrew Davis

September 7, 2023

August 2023 was the 30th anniversary of the movie, The Fugitive, directed by Andrew Davis and edited by Don Brochu, David Finfer, Dean Goodhill, Dov Hoenig, Richard Nord, and Dennis Virkler. Why so many editors? You’ll soon find out as I talk to director Andrew Davis about the evolution of the film through editing, his thoughts on being one of the first directors to try to cut a film using Avid Media Composer, and what he looks for when choosing a new editor for a project.


August 31, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, Jennifer Lame, ACE, discusses editing Oppenheimer with some of the key members of her editing team: Additional Editor, Mike Fay, First Assistant editor (Avid) Nick Ellsberg, and First Assistant Editor (film), Tom Foligno.


August 24, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, Ken Eluto, ACE, Jane Rizzo, ACE and William Henry, ACE discuss cutting Succession, which has earned all three of them Emmy nominations for separate episodes this year.

Triple Emmy-nominee Stephanie Filo, ACE

August 17, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, editor Stephanie Filo, ACE. Stephanie just hit the Emmy trifecta: she was nominated for three Emmys for three different series! She was nominated for Outstanding Editing in a Variety Program for A Black Lady Sketch Show along with editors Malinda Zehner Guerra, and Taylor Joy Mason.


August 10, 2023

Today we’re talking with the editors of the TV series, The White Lotus which has been nominated for Emmy Awards in the Outstanding Picture Editing in a Drama Series category. Heather Persons, ACE has been nominated for her episode, “Abductions” and John Valerio, ACE has been nominated for his episode “Arrivederci.”

Joy Ride

August 3, 2023

Today we’re talking with Nena Erb, ACE. Nena has won two Primetime Emmys for her work on Project Greenlight and Insecure. She also has three ACE Eddie nominations - two for Insecure, and one for Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.


July 27, 2023

Today we’re talking with some of the editing team from the biggest pinkest movie to hit screens in a while - Barbie. With us for this conversation are editor Nick Houy, ACE… his first assistant editor, Nick Ramirez, apprentice editor, Maya Rivera, and post PA, Abdul Ndadi.

Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning

July 19, 2023

Eddie was last on Art of the Cut to discuss Top Gun: Maverick, which was the most listened-to episode of the last year. He’s also talked with Art of the Cut about Mission Impossible: Fallout, Kingsman: The Golden Circle, Mission Impossible Rogue Nation, and Kingsman: Secret Service. I think that’s enough enormous blockbusters, but I’ll also throw in Kickass, Kickass 2, X-Men First Class, and even Resident Evil: Apocalypse almost two decades ago.

Fast X

July 13, 2023

Dylan has worked his way up, mainly as a VFX Editor, including on Fast 5. And has been an editor on Fast and Furious 6, Furious 7, The Fate of the Furious, and Fast 9. He’s also edited Pacific Rim: Uprising, and Star Trek Beyond.

Asteroid City

July 6, 2023

Today we’re talking with Oscar nominee and multiple BAFTA nominee Barney Pilling, ACE about editing Wes Anderson’s Asteroid City.Barney has been nominated for BAFTAs for his editing of Spooks, Life on Mars, and The Grand Budapest Hotel. He was also nominated for a BAFTA and won an ACE Eddie for The Grand Budapest Hotel. His other work includes Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris, Annihilation, and Suffragette. Also, numerous TV series including Outcasts, Playhouse Presents, and Mum.