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 Zieff

David Zieff's background includes such television sketch comedy shows as The State, Strangers with Candy and The Upright Citizens Brigade, as well as such documentary work as Michael Moore’s TV Nation and The Awful Truth, had worked with Berlinger and Sinofsky on the 1998 vérité TV doc Where It’s At: The Rolling Stone State of the Union. Zieff''s recent work includes the acclaimed Metallica: Some Kind of Monster30 For 30: Winning Time: Reggie Miller vs. The New York Knicks, Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who and the upcoming anticipated documentary McConkey about deceased daredevil skier Shane McConkey.