This week, Russell does his first "Chopping Block" segment, dissecting two movies submitted by viewers to illustrate a few simple tips that can help you improve as an editor.
Overview of Film and Video Editor career from the Department of Labor and Workforce Development.
Tips on cutting from one shot to another.
This segment from the creativeLIVE Micro Budget Filmmaking course shows you how you can use your talents, training and equipment to design moving images that tell a story.
In order to become a film editor, a person must know how the position works, as it is highly technical. Become familiar with both film editing and non-linear editing processes with filmmaking tips from a director and filmmaker in this free video on making movies.
Becoming a movie editor involves going to a four year college, getting a degree that specializes in editing and working for smaller production houses. Start a career in movie editing by practicing at home on a Mac or PC with advice from an independent filmmaker in this free video on the film industry.