Editor David Salter, ACE on the Differences of Editing Animation in "Finding Nemo"
EditFest NY 2010 "Cutting Yourself Out of a Corner" Part IV - David Salter, ACE. In this video he describes his experiences editing "Finding Nemo" at EditFest NY 2010. For more information go to editfest.com. Film editor and USC Graduate Film Alumni David Salter, A.C.E., 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. "Finding Nemo" is a 2003 American computer-animated comedy-drama adventure film written and directed by Andrew Stanton, released by Walt Disney Pictures, and the fifth film produced by Pixar Animation Studios. It tells the story of the overprotective clownfish named Marlin (Albert Brooks) who, along with a regal tang named Dory (Ellen DeGeneres), searches for his abducted son Nemo (Alexander Gould) all the way to Sydney Harbour. Along the way, Marlin learns to take risks and let Nemo take care of himself. It is Pixar's first film to be released in cinemas in the northern hemisphere summer. The film was re-released for the first time in 3D on September 14, 2012, and it was released on Blu-ray on December 4, 2012. A sequel, Finding Dory, is in development, set to be released on June 17, 2016. 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. 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. 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 "Finding Nemo". n.d. In Wikipedia. Retrieved September 18, 2014, from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Finding_Nemo Featuring a clip from “Finding Nemo” TM & © Buena Vista Home Entertainment (2003) #MEWShop #MEWtube