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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David Salter

Film editor and USC Graduate Film Alumni David Salter, ACE, got his start assisting on the hit TV series NYPD Blue.   He moved to feature films by way of Pixar Animation Studios, as editor on the films Toy Story 2 and Finding Nemo.  Always looking for a new challenge, David found himself in the world of non-fiction, co-editing the Errol Morris documentary, Standard Operating Procedure.  David is equally comfortable in the world of fiction, docs, animation and even video game editing, where he is currently applying his extensive skill-set.