Independent Films

  • Avid Paves the Way for Aspiring Artists at the Savannah Film Festival

    The Savannah Film Festival, organized by the Savannah College of Arts & Design (SCAD), is in full swing and Avid…

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  • Changing the Picture Editor Mid-Project on Horror Comedy Film ‘Scareycrows’

    With a rough cut barely finished, Dom Lee took over the task of finishing the edit for horror comedy film…

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  • Primetime Engineering Emmy® Awarded to Mark Franken of Sounds In Sync for EdiCue

    Mark Franken, founder and lead developer at Sounds In Sync Pty Ltd, has been awarded an Emmy® for Outstanding Achievement…

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  • Acclaimed Film Editor Chris Witt Relied on Virtual KEM Rolls to Cut Short Film ‘Drink’

    For editor Chris Witt, one of the most enjoyable things about Media Composer is the ability to work in a…

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  • Careful Camera and Talent Rehearsal on Set Helped Speed Up the Editorial Process of ‘Olive’

    In this fourth part of our series about the ‘Olive’ film project we discover how careful camera and talent rehearsal…

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  • Award-Winning Editor Valerio Bonelli Opens the Door to his Cutting Room

    Editor Valerio Bonelli has just finished Stephen Frears’ film ‘The Program’ and won Best Documentary Editing Award at this year’s…

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  • Hip Hop Documentary ‘Knocturnal’ Gets a Soundtrack to Match the Action

    Composer Charles Gaddis scored the soundtrack for the short form documentary ‘Knocturnal’, a weekly hip-hop event featuring cyphers and break…

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  • Bringing the ‘Olive’ Story to Life Through Inspired Filmmaking and Handcrafted Practical Effects

    In the third part of our ‘Olive’ film series we join cast and crew of this post-apocalyptic fairy tale on…

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  • Connecting Colors, Emotions and Sound to Score ‘The Eternal Night of the Twelve Moons’

    Film music composer and sound designer Danny Rubio developed a particular technique that connects his music compositions with the color…

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  • Giving Wolves a Voice Through the Documentary ‘Freedom of the Pack’

    Through documentary ‘Freedom of the Pack’, filmmaker Thomas Durant aims to spread awareness of the political and social issues facing…

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