The Editor's Cut


Episode 023: The A-Team: Inside the World of Assistant Editing

This episode was generously sponsored by Jaxx - A Creative House

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This episode is the the panel The A-Team: Inside the World of Assistant Editing that was recorded on October 17th 2019 at Jaxx - A Creative House in Toronto. For many post-production professionals, their introduction to the cutting room is through the world of Assistant Editing. This talk provides a deep dive into the role of the Assistant Editor across the spheres of scripted and unscripted film and television. Panelists Shelley Maclean (Master Chef Canada, Kim's Convenience, Jann Season 2), Maja Jacob (Loudermilk, Percy, Take Two), and Xi Feng (Last Train Home, The Apology)  They bring a wealth of experience to this discussion on workflow, technology, collaboration and teamwork in the cutting room. The panel was moderated by award-winning editor D. Gillian Truster, CCE.
















A special thanks goes to Maureen Grant, Alison Dowler, Danny Santa-Ana, Jane MacRea and Jaxx - A Creative House

Hosted and Produced Sarah Taylor

Edited by Chris Coulter

Main Title Sound Design by Jane Tattersall

ADR Recording by Andrea Rusch

Mixed and Mastered by Tony Bao

Original Music by Chad Blain

Sponsor Narration by Paul Winestock

Sponsored by Jaxx - A Creative House