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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Jean Tsien

Jean Tsien, ACE, work as an editor includes the Peabody Award-winning Malcolm X: Make It Plain, for which she received an Emmy nomination for Best Editing; and Something Within Me, which won the Audience Award, Film Maker's Trophy, and Special Jury Award for Merit at the 1993 Sundance Film Festival. Jean's other films include Scottsboro: An American Tragedy, Shut Up & Sing, A Place at the Table and Travis.