Gael Chandler, based in Los Angeles, was nominated twice for a Cable Emmy for comedy editing and has trained hundreds of professionals on digital editing systems and students on editing systems, practices and theory.
Articles by Gael Chandler
"The humbling truth is that the film is made in the editing room."
-David Mamet introducing the nominations for editing during the 2002 Academy Awards ceremony
Editors are often called the last re-writers of the show. Another way to put this is that the editor is the architect of the show. Our blueprint is the script (or outline on a nonfiction show). Our building materia... (read more)