The Cutting Room is a show about interviewing other Film Editors, similar to Inside the Actors Studio except for editing. Each show we interview a different editor to learn about their techniques, ideas and approaches to film editing and what advice they have for other editors or those looking to become an editor.
Jay Prychidny on Editing Snowpiercer
Jay Prychidny sits down with Gordon to discuss editing Snowpiercer and how to tackle editing something that is geographically restricted.
Editor Sam Rice Edwards (Life In A Day 2020)
Editor Sam Rice Edwards joins us from the UK to discuss his work on the Youtube documentary Life In A Day 2020.
Editor Mikkel Nielsen and Sound Designer Nicolas Becker (The Sound of Metal)
Editor Mikeel Nielsen and Sound Designer Nicolas Becker discuss creating the film The Sound of Metal. We explore how to make a movie internationally, when the entire crew is located in separate countries.
Marco Capalbo (Fireball: Visitors From Darker Worlds)
Gordon sits down with Marco Capalbo to discuss editing for Werner Herzog and crafting Fireball: Visitors from Darker Worlds. How does Werner craft the structure, how do they decide what the V/O should be, and more importantly, the prickly topic of the implications of the Voice of God style documentaries?
Jody McVeigh-Schultz and Lane Farnham (McMillions)
Jody McVeigh-Schultz and Lane Farnham discuss tackling HBO's documentary series McMillions, a series that explores the fraud in the 1990's McDonald's Monopoly game. We discuss editing the series and the scenes that got cut.
James Kniest (Cinematography The Haunting of Bly Manor)
Gordon sits down with cinematographer James Kniest to discuss his work on The Haunting of Bly Manor. Including hiding people in the background, lighting an entire episode with candles, and more!