Artists in Residence

The Artist-in-Residence Program is a core component of Manhattan Edit Workshop's Six Week Art of Editing Course. Top film editors join the class to screen and discuss their work, while students share their edits for comments and critique.

Our Resident Artists include some of the best in the business: Alan Heim, ACE (All That Jazz*, Network*), Craig McKay, ACE (Silence of the Lambs, Philadelphia), David Ian Salter, ACE (Finding Nemo*, Toy Story 2), Andrew Mondshein, ACE (What's Eating Gilbert Grape?, Sixth Sense), John Gilroy, ACE (Michael Clayton*, Nightcrawler), Jay Rabinowitz, ACE (Requiem For a Dream, I'm Not There), Sam Pollard (4 Little Girls, When The Levees Broke), Stephen Rotter (The Right Stuff*, Enchanted, The World According to Garp), Curtiss Clayton (My Own Private Idaho, The Assasination of Jesse James), Carol Littleton, ACE (E.T.*, Grand Canyon), Christopher Tellefsen, ACE (Capote*, The People vs. Larry Flint, Moneyball), Lee Percy, ACE (Reversal of Fortune*, Boys Don't Cry*), Malcolm Jamieson (Mad Men, Treme),  Barbara Tulliver, ACE (Signs, Homicide), Brian A. Kates, ACE (The Savages, Lee Daniels' The Butler), Jeffrey Wolf, ACE (Billy Madison, Holes), Tom Haneke (American Dream*, He Makes Me Feel Like Dancin'*), Ken Eluto, ACE (30 Rock, Oz, Homicide), Suzy Elmiger, ACE (Short Cuts, Big Night), Anne McCabe, ACE (Adventureland, Nurse Jackie), Keith Reamer (I Shot Andy Warhol, Suffering Man's Charity), Meg Reticker (30 Rock, The Wire, Big Love, True Detective), Peter Frank, ACE (Blue Bloods, Cadillac Records), Harry Keramidas, ACE (Back to the Future I, II, & III), Jean Tsien, ACE (Travis, Scottsboro: An American Tragedy, Shut Up & Sing), Deborah Moran, (Bloodline, Damages), Michael Berenbaum, ACE (The AmericansSex and The City, Before Night Falls), Susan Morse, ACE (Hannah and Her Sisters, Zelig), Alexander Hall (True Detective, Treme, The Messenger), Milton Ginsberg, ACE (Fidel, Meat Loaf: To Hell and Back), Bill Pankow, ACE (Drumline, The Untouchables*), Larry Silk, ACE (Marjoe*, Wildman Blues), Gary Levy, ACE (Royal PainsNurse Jackie), Sabine Hoffman, ACE (The Ballad of Jack and Rose, The Private Lives of Pippa Lee), Cindy Kaplan Rooney (NY Med, Boston Med), David Tedeschi (George Harrison: Living in a Material World, No Direction Home: Bob Dylan), Arielle Amsalem (By The People: The Election of Barack Obama,The Education of Dee Dee Ricks),  Kate Sanford, ACE (The Wire, Sex and The City, Boardwalk Empire), David Zieff (Metallica: Some Kind of Monster, McConkey), Bobbie O'Steen (Tess, "The Invisible Cut: How Editors Make Movie Magic") and Norman Hollyn (Heathers, "The Film Editing Room Handbook").

*Academy Award winner

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Carol Littleton

With a career spanning 30 years and over 30 feature films, Carol Littleton, ACE is one of Hollywood's most talented and successful film editors. Carol began a close collaboration with writer-director Lawrence Kasdan in 1981 with his directorial debut, Body Heat, and has served as editor on eight more of his films, including The Big Chill, Silverado and Grand Canyon. Carol has also collaborated with director Jonathan Demme on four films, including The Manchurian Candidate.

Littleton received an Academy Award nomination in 1982 for Steven Spielberg's E.T. Her other films include The Other Boleyn Girl, Places In The Heart, Tuesdays With Morrie (Emmy Award for editing) and the restoration of Erich Von Stroheim's 1926 classic, Greed.