Won 3 Oscars.
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T. Schoonmaker | Thelma Schoonmaker-Powell
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I'm not a person who believes in the great difference between women and men as editors. But I do think that quality is key. We're very good at organizing and discipline and patience, and patience is 50 per cent of editing. You have to keep banging away at something until you get it to work. I think women are maybe better at that.
Announced that she will be the special host screening three of her favorite films at the New-York Historical Society in Manhattan in January and February 2014: _ The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (1943)_, The Red Shoes (1948)_ and Stairway to Heaven