Artists in Residence

The Artist-in-Residence Program is a core component of Manhattan Edit Workshop's Six Week Art of Editing Course. Top film editors join the class to screen and discuss their work, while students share their edits for comments and critique.

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Brian Kates

Brian Kates, A.C.E., is a New Jersey native and NYU alum. A working editor in New York for over 10 years, Brian's credits include The Laramie Project, Tarnation, The Woodsman, and John Cameron Mitchell's Shortbus. His recent work includes Taking Chance, Nights in Rodanthe and The Savages starring Laura Linney and Philip Seymour Hoffman.


EditFest NY 2009 Features Panel from Manhattan Edit Workshop on Vimeo.