Editor Jeff Ford, ACE on the Process of Editing a Complex Action Sequence from "The Avengers"

EditFest NY 2012 - Jeffrey Ford, A.C.E. Discusses a Scene from "The Avengers." For more information on Editfest NY please go to editfest.com. Jeffrey Ford is an American film editor. He was nominated for an ACE Eddie Award for Best Edited Film - Musical or Comedy for "The Family Stone" and for a Golden Satellite Award for Best Film Editing for "One Hour Photo." “Marvel's The Avengers” (classified under the name Marvel Avengers Assemble in the United Kingdom and Ireland), or simply The Avengers, is a 2012 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is the sixth installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The film was written and directed by Joss Whedon and features an ensemble cast including Robert Downey, Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, Clark Gregg, Cobie Smulders, Stellan Skarsgård, and Samuel L. Jackson. In the film, Nick Fury, director of the peacekeeping organization S.H.I.E.L.D., recruits Iron Man, Captain America, the Hulk, and Thor to form a team that must stop Thor's brother Loki from subjugating Earth. Manhattan Edit Workshop is a New York Film Editing School offering a full range of basic to advanced manufacturer certified training courses, from the Avid, Autodesk, Assimilate and Apple products to the complete suite of Adobe applications. Jeffrey Ford n.d. In Wikipedia. Retrieved October 20, 2014, fromhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeffrey_Ford_(film_editor) Featuring a clip from "The Avengers” TM & © Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (2012) "The Avengers" n.d. In Wikipedia. Retrieved October 20, 2014, fromhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Avengers_(2012_film) Manhattan Edit Workshop's mission is to provide the highest quality education for filmmakers and editors. Focusing on both the art and technology inherent to our craft. We foster a "learn by doing" approach in an atmosphere where mistakes are encouraged as part of the process and the only "silly" question is the one that isn't asked. More information about Manhattan Edit Workshop and the classes offered visit: http://www.mewshop.com/ Follow us on Twitter: @MEWshop / https://twitter.com/mewshop Like us on Facebook Manhattan Edit Workshop: https://www.facebook.com/ManhattanEditWorkshop Friend us Manhattan Edit: https://www.facebook.com/mewshop ACE, American Cinema Editors (http://americancinemaeditors.org/) ACE is an honorary society of motion picture editors founded in 1950. Film editors are voted into membership on the basis of their professional achievements, their dedication to the education of others and their commitment to the craft of editing. EditFestNY Sponsor: AJA Video Systems www.aja.com #editfestny, #mewtube, #mewshop, #theavengers, #ironman, #thehulk, #captainamerica, #editing, #vfx, #ace, #jeffreyford