Documentaries are made in the edit room — join us and find out how! Our award-winnnig editor, Kate Amend will share her secrets: the no-fail rules that can help documentary filmmakers realize the potential of the scariest morass of raw footage. Kate will cover practical tips on process, as well as lessons she's learned the hard way, such as how to avoid boring your audience, how to make or break your film with B-roll, how to determine the perfect length for your doc, and what we can all learn from airport bestsellers. Moderator: Nettie Wild, Director, Uninterrupted.
Sponsored by ACFC West, Local 2020 CEP
Kate Amend, Editor, First Position