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Film Editor Job Description

We are recruiting for a Film Editor to capture the vision of the Director. The responsibilities include   assessing hours of film, assembling footage, and meeting film deadlines.

To succeed as a Film Editor, you should demonstrate excellent time management skills, the ability to turn a vision into reality, and be highly artistic. Ultimately, a high-quality Film Editor should have exceptional video editing skills, a creative approach to problem-solving, and to be able to work long hours.

Film Editor Responsibilities:

  • Read the scripts to understand the vision of the Director.
  • Visit set locations during filming.
  • Review footage and selecting scenes according to the vision.
  • Trim segments of footage.
  • Collaborate with Sound Editors, Sound Effects Editors, and Cinematographers.
  • Make revisions as per the request of the Director.

Film Editor Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Film and Television, Media or related.
  • Previous industry experience.
  • Strong knowledge of editing tools, techniques, and software.
  • Must be familiar with camera equipment.
  • Critical and analytical skills.
  • Great patience and concentration.
  • Organizational and time management skills.

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