Media Arts 2020




"I definitely in filmmaking more and more find writing and directing a means to harvest material for editing. It's all about editing."

-Alexander Payne



Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences: Manipulating Time and Space

An educators guide to teaching about the editing process in filmmaking, including activities and worksheets for students.






Thinking Film - Editing

Explains the various roles of the editor in filmmaking, such as continuity editing and cutting scenes together. 




Media College - Editing Tutorials

A series of tutorials and quick guides on video editing, including how to work with various softwares and making appropriate editing choices.





5 Editing Lessons from Walter Murch

Editing top tips inspired by Walter Murch, who emphasises the importance of the editor's responsibilities. 




Photo credit: Magda Ehlers,