Interviews - Editors


“I Would Cut with Scissors if I Had To”: Editor Elísabet Ronaldsdóttir on Bullet Train

Aaron Taylor-Johnson on the set of Bullet TrainAaron Taylor-Johnson on the set of Bullet Train

In Bullet Train, a half dozen assassins, the screw-up kid of a Russian crime lord and a lethally venomous snake are among the passengers on the titular mode of transport travelling from Tokyo to Kyoto.  Balancing the sheer volume of…  Read more

By Aug 24, 2022

“If the Truth is Completely Elusive, I’m Happy to Live in Uncertainty”: Antonio Campos and Sofia Subercaseaux on the HBO Max Original Series, The Staircase

Colin Firth in The Staircase

On their very first date in 2013, Antonio Campos pitched The Staircase to Sofía Subercaseaux. It would be years before the now married team officially began work on the project. In the interim, their collaborations have included Christine (Sundance 2016),…  Read more

By Jul 14, 2022

Editor Duwayne Dunham on Collaborating with David Lynch on Blue Velvet, Wild at Heart and Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks: The Return

Five years after the Music Box Theatre’s previous David Lynch retrospective coincided with the television premiere of the highly anticipated Twin Peaks: The Return, the Chicago-based arthouse now presents David Lynch: A Complete Retrospective – The Return, a week-long celebration…  Read more

By Apr 12, 2022

39 Shooting Days and One Year of Editing: James Vaughan on Friends and Strangers

Fergus Wilson and Greg Zimbulis in Friends and StrangersFergus Wilson and Greg Zimbulis in Friends an Strangers

Acquaintances Ray (Fergus Wilson) and Alice (Emma Diaz) bump into each other in Brisbane, discover they’re both about to drive back to Sydney and decide to stop along the way for a night of camping—one of the first of many…  Read more

By Feb 25, 2022

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