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September 28, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, we speak with director, Rudy Valdez, and his editor Viridiana Lieberman about the new documentary, Carlos about guitar legend, Carlos Santana.


April 20, 2023

Today we’re talking with John Axelrad, ACE and his additional editor – and first assistant editor - Jared Simon about the film Chevalier. John and I have spoken several times through the years on Art of the Cut including for Antebellum, Ad Astra and Lost City of Z. Other feature work includes Papillon and Krampus. TV work includes Hack and Alien Fury: Countdown to Invasion.

A Good Person

April 13, 2023

Dan’s filmography includes The Superhero Movie, She’s Out of My League, Judd Apatow’s The Bubble, and Girl in Progress. His work also includes TV like Kevin Can Fuck Himself, Parks and Rec and New Girl.

John Wick: Chapter 4

April 6, 2023

Today we’re speaking with Nathan Orloff about John Wick: Chapter 4. Nate was a guest on Art of the Cut previously for Ghostbusters: Afterlife. His other work includes the feature film Plan B, and work as an additional or associate editor on Samaritan, The Front Runner, Tully,and 10 Cloverfield Lane.

Weird: The Al Yankovic Story

March 30, 2023

She’s edited the feature film Blueprint, and TV shows like The Summer I Turned Pretty, On My Block, Love, Victor, Die Hart, and Flipped. She was also an editor on Modern Family after several seasons on the show as an assistant editor.

Scream VI

March 23, 2023

Today we’re speaking with Jay Prychidny, CCE about editing Scream 6. Jay has won or been nominated for numerous Canadian Cinema Editors Awards for projects including The Alienist, Orphan Black, Canada’s Next Top Model, The Next Step, and Lost and Found Music Studios. He also won a BAFTA for The Next Step.

The Menu

March 16, 2023

Today we’re speaking with Chris Tellefsen, ACE about his ACE Eddie-nominated editing of The Menu. Chris has been a guest on Art of the Cut several times before for The Many Saints of Newark: A Soprano’s Story, also for A Quiet Place and Assassin’s Creed. He also worked on Joy, which was a previous Art of the Cut interview.

Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania

March 2, 2023

Laura has had a long career as a VFX editor on films like Sherlock Holmes, John Carter, Skyfall, and Pan. She’s also edited features including Edge of Tomorrow, and Maleficent: Mistress of Evil.

All the Beauty and the Bloodshed

February 23, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, we discuss the BAFTA, Oscar and ACE Eddie nominated documentary All the Beauty and the Bloodshed with one of its editors, Amy Foote. Joe Bini and Brian A. Kates, ACE weren’t available for this interview, but were also nominated for editing this film.

Fire of Love

February 21, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, we discuss the documentary, Fire of Love with the editors of the film, Erin Casper and Jocelyne Chaput. The film won the Jonathan Oppenheim Editing Award. It won Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary. The film has been nominated for a BAFTA and an Oscar, and it’s been nominated for an ACE Eddie for Best Edited Documentary.

BAFTA and ACE Eddie nominee Sven Budelmann discusses editing All Quiet on the Western Front

February 16, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, Sven Budelmann discusses his work on the film All Quiet on the Western Front. His editing on the film has been nominated this year for both a BAFTA and an ACE Eddie, and the film has been nominated for nine Oscars, including Best Picture.

A Man Called Otto

February 9, 2023

Matt was nominated for an ACE Eddie and an Oscar for Finding Neverland. His other feature film credits include Christopher Robin, World War Z, Quantum of Solace, and Monster’s Ball.


February 2, 2023

Billy has been on Art of the Cut in the past to discuss Only the Brave, Dolemite is my Name, and Straight Outta Compton. Other features include Hustle and Flow, Coming 2 America, and Footloose. TV series include FBI, Chicago Fire, Law and Order, Band of Brothers and let’s not forget Pee-Wee’s Playhouse!


January 26, 2023

Today on Art of the Cut, Oscar-winning editor Conrad Buff talks with us about Apple+’s feature film, Emancipation starring Will Smith.

Empire of Light

January 19, 2023

Lee was nominated for an Oscar for Master and Commander, nominated for another Oscar for The Dark Knight, nominated for an ACE Eddie and a BAFTA for Inception, and won an Oscar for Dunkirk. Other credits include Interstellar, X-Men: First Class, The Prestige, and Batman Begins.


January 12, 2023

Chad cut the 2021 movie Those Who Wish Me Dead (also written and directed by Yellowstone creator Taylor Sheridan.) He’s also edited the features A Score to Settle and Beautiful Boy, and the TV series Mayor of Kingston, The Proposal, The Bachelor, and The Bachelorette. One of the things we’ll be discussing is his move from reality TV to scripted TV and film.

The Fabelmans

January 5, 2023

Sarah Broshar was nominated for an ACE Eddie for Spielberg’s The Post. Her credits also include Ready Player One, Pet Sematary, and West Side Story.

John Refoua and Stephen Rivkin discuss editing Avatar The Way of Water

December 29, 2022

Today on Art of the Cut, we speak with two of the four editors of Avatar: The Way of Water. Joining us on the call are Stephen Rivkin, ACE and John Refoua, ACE.

Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery

December 22, 2022

I’ve spoken to Bob before. His credits are lengthy and include The Mummy, Van Helsing, Jack and the Giant Slayer, and Godzilla. He has worked with Rian Johnson since Looper (2012), also on Johnson’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and on their previous film, Knives Out, for which he was nominated for an ACE Eddie. They’ve also worked together on the TV series Poker Face on Peacock TV.


December 16, 2022

I’ve been honored to have Tom on Art of the Cut five times before. Previously, we spoke about Joy, Hostiles, La La Land, First Man, and No Time to Die.

Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio

December 8, 2022

Today on Art of the Cut, we speak with the two editors of Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio (Netflix) about the stop-motion animation film.

The Banshees Of Inisherin

December 1, 2022

Today, on Art of the Cut, we’re talking about the film, The Banshees of Inisherin, with Oscar-winning film editor, Mikkel E.G. Nielsen, ACE. Mikkel, who is from Denmark, joined us previously on Art of the Cut for the Sound of Metal, which won him the Oscar and a BAFTA, and an ACE Eddie nomination. His other films include Beasts of No Nation, A Royal Affair, and The Outsider.