‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Editor, Bob Ducsay, Shares Media Composer Timelines

By in Timeline Tuesday, Video Editing

To commemorate this year’s Star Wars Day (May 4, or better known on Twitter as #MayThe4thBeWithUs), Avid’s NAB 2018 special guest, editor Bob Ducsay, sent us a series of screen grabs from the Media Composer timelines of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Thank you, Bob!

Are you a Star Wars super fan? Then you can probably figure out which scenes the following sequences belong to (Quick Tip: a film reel approximately runs 11 minutes). Click the timelines, zoom in, and analyze Bob Ducsay’s creative editorial workflow for the ninth installment of the Star Wars saga. Enjoy!

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ — Reel 1 — 9:40 to 10:10

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ — Reel 1 — 10:40 to 11:20 (audio only)

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ — Reel 1 — 12:30 to 15:30

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ — Reel 1 — 8:30 to 9:50

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ — Reel 9 — 1:40 to 2:50 (audio only)

Our on-demand video, featuring the complete interview with Bob Ducsay on the Avid main stage at NAB 2018, will be available soon. In the meantime, watch these short interviews with Bob at NAB 2018.

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