art of editing

Oscar-nominated Editor Christopher Tellefsen, ACE Joins Our Next Six Week Intensive Workshop!

Six Week Students will have the opportunity to work with the Oscar-nominated Editor for MEWShop’s April workshop 

MEWShop Announces Artist in Residence 2011: Your Destination For Creative Excellence

Manhattan Edit Workshop’s Six-Week Intensive Course in the art of editing plays host to the industry’s top filmmakers and editors; Emmy®-nominated editor and renowned author Bobbie O’Steen shares candid stories from the cutting room floor

"Outlook: Training, Be Prepared!" featured in Post Magazine By Ken McGorry

Seven year old Manhattan Edit Workshop (MEWShop) offers a full range of certified classes in the art and technique of editing, including Final Cut Studio, Avid and Adobe.  Customized classes are designed to provide top-tier training to professional's and aspiring editors. 

MEWShop Welcomes Editor Suzy Elmiger as Our Next Artist in Residence

Manhattan Edit Workshop proudly announces Suzy Elmiger, ACE, as our Artist In Residence for the November 2009 Six Week Intensive Workshop

Manhattan Edit Workforce Launches

MEWShop is constantly looking for new ways to connect students and employers. To this end, we‘re launching a new program. We call it Manhattan Edit Workforce.

MEWShop’s Got the Right Stuff

Manhattan Edit Workshop was proud to have Stephen Rotter as Artist in Residence for its latest Six Week Course. 

Thursday With Carol

On a wintry Thursday evening in late February, Carol Littleton, ACE spoke to a crowd of more than 50 filmmakers at the New York Editors Guild office.  In her presentation, the then Artist-in-Residence at the Manhattan Edit Workshop--who is a former President of the Guild and currently the organization's Vice President--described techniques of creating character and thematic introductions in her films. 

Carol Littleton: MEWShop’s First Artist in Residence for 2007

Whether you know Carol Littleton’s work from films like Steven Spielberg’s E.T., Lawrence Kasdan’s The Big Chill, or Jonathan Demme’s The Manchurian Candidate, chances are you know her work. Manhattan Edit Workshop’s Six Week Intensive Art of Editing Course is honored to have her as the first Artist in residence of 2007.

He'll Take Manhattan - Our Fall 2006 Artist in Residence

This past fall, Michael Berenbaum served as Manhattan Edit Workshop Artist-in-Residence for the Six Week Art-of-Editing course. Berenbaum mentored a class of students and worked with them on a unique project.

Editor in Residence

Every moviemaker knows that a film never truly takes shape until it makes way to the editing room.  A great editor is a much a necessity for a successful film as as a talented writer or director. If it seems like well-known directors work with same editors over the course of their movies career that's because, well, they do!