Editors

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1. Yorgos Mavropsaridis

Editor | The Favourite

Yorgos Mavropsaridis is an editor, known for The Favourite (2018), The Lobster (2015) and Dogtooth (2009).

2. Yana Gorskaya

Editorial_department | Thor: Ragnarok

Yana Gorskaya is known for her work on Thor: Ragnarok (2017), Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016) and Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012).

3. Margaret Sixel

Editorial_department | Mad Max: Fury Road

Margaret Sixel is known for her work on Mad Max: Fury Road (2015), Happy Feet (2006) and Babe: Pig in the City (1998). She has been married to George Miller since 1995. They have two children.

5. Dody Dorn

Editor | Memento

Dody Dorn was born on April 20, 1955 in Santa Monica, California, USA as Dody Jane Dorn. She is an editor and producer, known for Memento (2000), The Abyss (1989) and Fury (2014).

6. Carol Littleton

Editor | E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

Carol Littleton was born in 1948 in Oklahoma, USA. She is an editor, known for E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), The Manchurian Candidate (2004) and Dreamcatcher (2003). She has been married to John Bailey since March 11, 1972.

7. Mary Sweeney

Producer | Mulholland Dr.

Mary Sweeney is a feature film director, producer, writer, and editor. She has a long history of creative collaboration with David Lynch, beginning with Blue Velvet in 1986. She edited Twin Peaks Television (1990), Twin Peaks Fire Walk With Me (1992), Hotel Room, HBO, (1993), Lost Highway (1996), ...

8. Thelma Schoonmaker

Editor | The Departed

Thelma Schoonmaker was born on January 3, 1940 in Algiers, Algeria as Thelma Colbert Schoonmaker. She is an editor, known for The Departed (2006), Raging Bull (1980) and Hugo (2011). She was previously married to Michael Powell.

9. Dede Allen

Editor | Dog Day Afternoon

Dede Allen started her career as a messenger at Columbia Pictures. She graduated to being a sound cutter and assistant editor. Her first job as a film editor was for director Robert Wise, and since then, she has achieved a reputation as one of the most stylish and creative editors in the American ...

10. Sally Menke

Editor | Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Sally Menke was born on December 17, 1953 in Mineola, New York, USA as Sally JoAnne Menke. She was an editor, known for Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003), Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004) and Inglourious Basterds (2009). She was married to Dean Parisot. She died on September 27, 2010 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

11. Verna Fields

Editor | Jaws

Verna Fields was born on March 21, 1918 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Verna Hellman. She is known for her work on Jaws (1975), American Graffiti (1973) and Paper Moon (1973). She was married to Sam Fields. She died on November 30, 1982 in Encino, California, USA.

12. Sandra Adair

Editor | Boyhood

Sandra Adair was born in 1952 in Carlsbad, New Mexico, USA as Sandra B. Estrin. She is known for her work on Boyhood (2014), School of Rock (2003) and A Scanner Darkly (2006). She has been married to Dwight Adair since March 14, 1978. They have two children.

13. Dana E. Glauberman

Editor | Creed II

Dana E. Glauberman is known for her work on Creed II (2018), Up in the Air (2009) and Juno (2007).

14. Anne V. Coates

Editor | Lawrence of Arabia

After harrowing experiences as a nurse at Sir Archibald McIndoe's pioneering plastic surgery hospital in East Grinstead, Anne Coates started to fulfil her long-held ambition to be a film director with a company called Religious Films. The work consisted of patching up prints of devotional shorts ...

15. Emma E. Hickox

Editor | The Jacket

Born in London to film editor Anne V. Coates and film director Douglas Hickox. Visited Los Angeles in 1986 and never went back. Her two brothers, Anthony Hickox and 'James Hickox', are also film directors.

16. Blanche Sewell

Editor | The Wizard of Oz

She began as an assistant to Viola Lawrence in 1921 after graduating from Inglewood High School three years earlier. She worked at MGM from 1925 until her premature death in 1949.

17. Margaret Booth

Editor | Mutiny on the Bounty

Margaret Booth was born on January 14, 1898 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is known for her work on Mutiny on the Bounty (1935), Murder by Death (1976) and Annie (1982). She died on October 28, 2002 in Los Angeles.

18. Viola Lawrence

Editor | Pal Joey

Regarded as Hollywood's first lady film cutter, Viola Lawrence began her career holding title cards for the Brooklyn-based film company Vitagraph. In 1911, she earned a meager $5 as a messenger. But she persisted in the business and worked her way up to edit her first film in 1912. Five years later...

19. Dorothy Spencer

Editor | Stagecoach

Four-time Oscar nominee Dorothy Spencer was one of the versatile stalwarts of the Hollywood studio system. She began her career as a cutter with Fox and subsequently enjoyed a close collaboration with the independent producer Walter Wanger at Paramount (1936) and United Artists (1937-41). Her ...

20. Barbara McLean

Editor | All About Eve

Ms. McLean was a pioneering female film editor for 20th Century Fox. She began her Hollywood career in the 1930s and earned her first film credit for editing The Affairs of Cellini (1934). She joined Fox in 1935 as one of only eight female film editors working in Hollywood in the 1930s. She became ...

21. Dorothy Spencer

Editor | Stagecoach

Four-time Oscar nominee Dorothy Spencer was one of the versatile stalwarts of the Hollywood studio system. She began her career as a cutter with Fox and subsequently enjoyed a close collaboration with the independent producer Walter Wanger at Paramount (1936) and United Artists (1937-41). Her ...

22. Alma Macrorie

Editor | The Trouble with Harry

Alma Macrorie was born on December 7, 1904 in Davenport, Iowa, USA. She was an editor and actress, known for The Trouble with Harry (1955), The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1954) and Road to Zanzibar (1941). She died on June 28, 1970 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.

24. Monica Collingwood

Editor | The Bishop's Wife

Her father, an English immigrant, was a motion picture studio policeman. Her mother was an immigrant from Luxemburg.

25. Anne Bauchens

Editor | The Ten Commandments

Anne Bauchens was a pioneering film editor who had a long-standing partnership with director Cecil B. DeMille. In fact, she first edited a DeMille film in 1915 and then edited all of his films for 38 years, beginning with We Can't Have Everything (1918) and ending with The Ten Commandments (1956). ...

27. Lynne Willingham

Editor | Breaking Bad

Lynne Willingham is known for her work on Breaking Bad (2008), The X-Files (1993) and True Blood (2008). She has been married to Chris G. Willingham since March 12, 1988.

28. Kirk Baxter

Editor | The Social Network

Kirk Baxter was born in 1972 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He is an editor and producer, known for The Social Network (2010), The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011) and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008).

29. John Bloom

Actor | Casino

John Bloom is an investigative reporter, essayist and actor who was born in Dallas, raised in Little Rock, Arkansas, and attended Vanderbilt University on a sports-writing scholarship. Bloom began his writing career in Texas, earning two National Magazine Award nominations for his work with Texas ...

30. Françoise Bonnot

Editor | Missing

Françoise Bonnot was born on August 17, 1939 in Bois-Colombes, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France. She was an editor and actress, known for Missing (1982), Z (1969) and The Tenant (1976). She was married to Henri Verneuil. She died on June 9, 2018 in Paris, France.

31. David Brenner

Editor | Independence Day

David Brenner is known for his work on Independence Day (1996), 2012 (2009) and Born on the Fourth of July (1989). He has been married to Amber Brenner since April 15, 2006. They have three children.

32. Conrad Buff IV

Editor | Titanic

Conrad Buff IV was born on July 8, 1948 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is known for his work on Titanic (1997), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) and The Abyss (1989).

33. Richard Chew

Editor | Star Wars

Richard Chew was born on June 28, 1940 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Richard Franklin Chew. He is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), The Conversation (1974) and One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975). He is married to Liv Torgerson. He was previously married to ...

34. Jim Clark

Editor | The Killing Fields

Jim Clark was born on May 24, 1931 in Boston, Lincolnshire, England as James Clark. He was an editor and director, known for The Killing Fields (1984), The Mission (1986) and Marathon Man (1976). He was married to Laurence Méry-Clark and Jessica Andrew. He died on February 25, 2016 in the UK.

35. Steve Cohen

Assistant_director | The Goonies

Steve Cohen is known for his work on The Goonies (1985), Law & Order (1990) and Devil in the Flesh (1998).

36. Scott Conrad

Editor | Up in Smoke

Scott Conrad, the Academy Award-winning film editor (Rocky), began his career in 1964 at 20th Century Fox. Twenty years old at the time, he worked his way up from the mail room. In his search to discover his niche in the studio, he worked for a short time in the Publicity Department covering such ...

37. Joel Cox

Editor | Unforgiven

Joel Cox was born in 1942 and his film career began at a very early age

  • appearing before the cameras, in fact - as a baby in the film 'Random
Harvest'. Some twenty years later he began work as a mail-room boy with Warner Brothers, the company with whom he has worked ever since, and in 1969 moved ...

38. Gabriella Cristiani

Editor | The Last Emperor

Gabriella Cristiani was born in 1949 in Foggia, Puglia, Italy. She is known for her work on The Last Emperor (1987), Teleios (2017) and Last Tango in Paris (1972).

39. Chris Dickens

Editor | Slumdog Millionaire

Chris Dickens is known for his work on Slumdog Millionaire (2008), Les Misérables (2012) and Hot Fuzz (2007).

40. Glenn Farr

Editor | The Right Stuff

Glenn Farr is known for his work on The Right Stuff (1983), Commando (1985) and Runaway (1984).

41. Lisa Fruchtman

Editor | The Right Stuff

Lisa Fruchtman is known for her work on The Right Stuff (1983), Apocalypse Now (1979) and The Godfather Part III (1990).

42. Mark Goldblatt

Editor | X-Men: The Last Stand

Mark Goldblatt is known for his work on X-Men: The Last Stand (2006), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) and True Lies (1994).

43. William Goldenberg

Editor | Argo

William Goldenberg was born on November 2, 1959 in the USA. He is known for his work on Argo (2012), Zero Dark Thirty (2012) and The Insider (1999).

45. Gerry Hambling

Editor | Mississippi Burning

Gerry Hambling was born on June 14, 1926 in Croydon, Surrey, England as Gerald James Hambling. He is known for his work on Mississippi Burning (1988), Midnight Express (1978) and Evita (1996). He was married to Margaret Speakman. He died on February 5, 2013 in Burwell, Cambridgeshire, England.

47. Mike Hill

Editor | Rush

Mike Hill was born in 1952 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA. He is known for his work on Rush (2013), Frost/Nixon (2008) and Apollo 13 (1995).

48. Richard Harris

Actor | Gladiator

Richard St John Harris was born on October 1, 1930 in Limerick, Ireland, to a farming family, one of nine children born to Mildred Josephine (nee Harty) and Ivan John Harris. He attended Crescent College, a Jesuit school, and was an excellent rugby player, with a strong passion for literature. ...

49. Alan Heim

Editor | Network

Alan Heim was born on May 21, 1936 in The Bronx, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Network (1976), American History X (1998) and All That Jazz (1979).

50. Paul Hirsch

Editor | Star Wars

Paul Hirsch, A.C.E. has edited over 40 films, among them the first "Star Wars" written and directed by George Lucas, for which he received an Academy Award in 1978, and "The Empire Strikes Back"; 11 films for Brian De Palma, including "Carrie", "Blowout" and "Mission: Impossible"; four for Herbert ...

51. Chris Innis

Editor | The Hurt Locker

Academy-Award winning film editor Chris Innis, ACE, graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a BA in film studies, and received an MFA in live action filmmaking from California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), the creative arts school founded by Walt Disney. Innis won the 2010 ...

52. Michael Kahn

Editor | Minority Report

Michael Kahn was born on December 8, 1935 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an editor, known for Minority Report (2002), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) and Saving Private Ryan (1998).

53. Lynzee Klingman

Editor | Hearts and Minds

Lynzee Klingman was born on December 31, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She is known for her work on Hearts and Minds (1974), One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) and A River Runs Through It (1992). She has been married to Richard Pearce since January 5, 1980. They have two children.

54. Sylvie Landra

Editor | The Fifth Element

Sylvie Landra is an editor and producer, known for The Fifth Element (1997), Léon: The Professional (1994) and The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999).

55. Carol Littleton

Editor | E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

Carol Littleton was born in 1948 in Oklahoma, USA. She is an editor, known for E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), The Manchurian Candidate (2004) and Dreamcatcher (2003). She has been married to John Bailey since March 11, 1972.

56. Marcia Lucas

Editor | Star Wars

Marcia Lucas was born on October 4, 1945 in Modesto, California, USA as Marcia Lou Griffin. She is known for her work on Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Taxi Driver (1976) and American Graffiti (1973).

57. Richard Marks

Editor | Dick Tracy

Richard Marks was born on November 10, 1943 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Dick Tracy (1990), As Good as It Gets (1997) and Apocalypse Now (1979). He was married to Barbara Marks. He died on December 31, 2018 in New York City.

58. Craig McKay

Editor | The Silence of the Lambs

Craig McKay was born as Nelson Craig McKay. He is known for his work on The Silence of the Lambs (1991), Philadelphia (1993) and Reds (1981). He is married to Patricia Knack McKay. They have one child.

59. Stephen Mirrione

Editor | Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Stephen Mirrione was born on February 17, 1969 in Santa Clara County, California, USA as Stephen Antone Mirrione. He is known for his work on Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014), Traffic (2000) and Babel (2006).

60. Walter Murch

Sound_department | The English Patient

Walter Murch has been editing sound in Hollywood since starting on Francis Ford Coppola's film The Rain People (1969). He edited sound on American Graffiti (1973) and The Godfather: Part II (1974), won his first Academy Award nomination for The Conversation (1974), won his first Oscar for ...

61. Thom Noble

Editor | Witness

Thom Noble was born and raised in London. Educated at Westminster School. He began his professional career in the world of book publishing, then moving to the story department of Pinewood studios. Here he became interested in film editing and in the early1960s worked on several British films as an ...

62. Bill Pankow

Editor | Femme Fatale

Bill Pankow was born in 1952 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Femme Fatale (2002), Mesrine Part 2: Public Enemy #1 (2008) and Double Team (1997).

63. Tom Rolf

Editor | WarGames

Tom Rolf was born on December 31, 1931 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden. He is known for his work on WarGames (1983), The Right Stuff (1983) and Taxi Driver (1976). He died on July 14, 2014 in France.

64. Stephen A. Rotter

Editor | The Right Stuff

Stephen A. Rotter is known for his work on The Right Stuff (1983), Dog Day Afternoon (1975) and Rising Sun (1993).

65. Christopher Rouse

Editor | The Bourne Ultimatum

Christopher Rouse was born on November 28, 1958 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Christopher Russell Rouse. He is known for his work on The Bourne Ultimatum (2007), Captain Phillips (2013) and United 93 (2006).

66. Pietro Scalia

Editor | Gladiator

Though he's cut celluloid for some of the best in the business, chances are many film lovers wouldn't even recognize the name Pietro Scalia in a lineup of Hollywood's best film editors. Born in Sicily in 1960, Scalia resided in Switzerland before heading to Los Angeles to continue his education. ...

67. Arthur Schmidt

Editor | Forrest Gump

Arthur Schmidt was born on June 17, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Arthur Robert Schmidt. He is known for his work on Forrest Gump (1994), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) and Back to the Future (1985).

68. Jamie Selkirk

Editor | The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Jamie Selkirk is an editor and producer, known for The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), King Kong (2005) and Heavenly Creatures (1994).

69. Tim Squyres

Editor | Wo hu cang long

Tim Squyres was born on March 29, 1959 in Wenonah, New Jersey, USA as Timothy Squyres. He is known for his work on Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000), Life of Pi (2012) and Lust, Caution (2007).

70. Zach Staenberg

Editor | The Matrix

Zach Staenberg was born in 1954 in the USA. He is an editor, known for The Matrix (1999), In Time (2011) and Ender's Game (2013).

72. Neil Travis

Editor | Dances with Wolves

Herbert Neil Travis was born on 12th October 1936 and studied Advertising and Theatre Arts at the University of California in his native Los Angeles. He began his career as an assistant editor at Paramount studios in his early twenties,becoming second editor on a series of television shows for Fox ...

73. Michael Tronick

Editor | Hairspray

Elected to a 3rd term on the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences representing the Film Editors Branch. Elected a Vice President of the Board of Governors in 2017. Member of the Academy's Science and Technology Council. Co-chairman of the Sci-Tech's Public Programs ...

74. Angus Wall

Game of Thrones

Angus Wall graduated from Bowdoin College in 1988. In 1992, he and Linda Carlson started the firm Rock Paper Scissors, which has become "a respected West Hollywood creative editorial house known for its commercial work for such clients as BMW, HP, and Nike."

Angus is a film editor who has won the ...

75. Martin Walsh

Editor | Chicago

Martin Walsh was born on November 8, 1955 in Manchester, England. He is an editor, known for Chicago (2002), V for Vendetta (2005) and Ra.One (2011).

76. Hughes Winborne

Editor | Crash

Hughes Winborne is known for his work on Crash (2004), Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) and Ghost in the Shell (2017).

77. Ralph Rosenblum

Editor | Annie Hall

Ralph Rosenblum was born on October 13, 1925 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Annie Hall (1977), Sleeper (1973) and Bananas (1971). He was married to Davida Rosenblum. He died on September 6, 1995 in New York City.



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