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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Lawrence Silk, ACE, has been editing since the1960s and loved documentaries since he was a kid. Most films he did were made for television until recent years. Three films that he edited have won Academy Awards: American Dream, One Survivor Remembers, and Marjoe. Larry also edited Pumping Iron and Woody Allen's Wild Man Blues. He has been teaching at NYU undergraduate film school for the last eight years.