The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

By in Behind the Scenes, The A-List

Veteran editor Alan Edward Bell, ACE is known for his innovative work on films like The Green Mile, The Amazing Spiderman, and Water for Elephants. His collaboration with director Francis Lawrence on The Hunger Games: Catching Fire resulted in a blockbuster film that has grossed over $800 million at the box office.

In this behind the scenes interview with Matt Feury, recorded at Avid headquarters, Bell shares the details behind his unique Media Composer-based workflow, and offers valuable tips for a career in filmmaking.

In the video you’ll learn why close collaboration with a director is so important and understand how self-training can give you an advantage. Watch now to gain useful tips and techniques from one of Hollywood’s top editing professionals.

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