T. Schoonmaker | Thelma Schoonmaker-Powell
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People expect artists to be too normal, I think. I've been around enough of them now to see that they're very extraordinary human beings who behave differently than ordinary human beings. If they weren't as sensitive as they are they wouldn't be great artists. They are not the same as us. People should just learn to accept that.
All of her editing credits--except two--for feature films and documentaries were for films that were directed by Martin Scorsese
. She has won all three of her Oscars as well for editing Scorsese pictures. The exceptions are the music documentary Woodstock
(1970) and feature Grace of My Heart
(1996). She worked with Scorsese on both of these; he was an editor on "_Woodstock (1970)_qv)" and ...