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Oscar-winning Editor Stephen Rotter Joins Our Next Six Week Intensive Workshop

MEWShop proudly announces that film editor Stephen Rotter. will join our September/October 2019 Six Week Intensive.

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 

Emmy Nominated Editor Jim Stewart, ACE Joins Our June 2018 Six Week Intensive!

Veteran editor Jim Stewart, ACE, has been editing feature films and television for over 30 years.  His breakthrough editing position was on the hit series Life Goes On.

"Manhattan" Editor Susan E. Morse, ACE Joins our May 2017 Six Week Intensive Workshop

MEWShop is proud to welcome Oscar nominated editor Susan E. Morse, ACE, as our Artist in Residence for our Six Week Intensive Art of Editing Workshop that starts May 1, 2017.   To find out more information about our Six Week Intensive program or to register, please click here.

"Frontline" Editor Steve Audette, ACE Joins our March 2017 Six Week Intensive Workshop!

MEWShop is proud to welcome acclaimed documentary editor Steve Audette, ACE as our Artist in Residence for our Six Week Intensive Art of Editing Workshop that starts March 6, 2017.   To find out more information about our Six Week Intensive program or to register, please click here.

MEWShop Welcomes Film Editor Ray Hubley as Our Six Week Artist in Residence for Winter 2016!

MEWShop is proud to welcome film editor Ray Hubley as our Artist in Residence for our Winter 2016 Six Week Intensive Art of Editing Workshop.  Ray is a lifelong New Yorker with more than two decades worth of credits in narrative features, television and documentary film. Over the years, he has worked with such eminent directors as Sidney Lumet, Brian De Palma, Tim Robbins, Bruno Barreto and John Turturro.

Catching Up with Six-Week Workshop Alumn, Miguel E. Rebagliato

Catching Up with Six-Week Workshop Alumn, Miguel E. Rebagliato

MEWShop alumni are always popping up in new and exciting places. Case in point: Miguel Esteban Rebagliato, who completed the Six Week Intensive at MEWShop in 2012, recently worked as an assistant editor on the Emmy-nominated miniseries The Night Manager.

Manhattan Edit Workshop and Leftfield Entertainment Group Create Intern Referral Program

NEW YORK – April 11, 2016 –  Manhattan Edit Workshop (MEWShop), the cutting-edge, authorized digital-training destination for post-production and content creators, announced today a new intern referral program created in conjunction with the Leftfield Entertainment group, the production powerhouse known for producing Pawn Stars and other hit television series. Upon completion of Manhattan Edit Workshop’s “Six Week Intensive Course,” students will be given the opportunity to apply for the paid editorial internship – via resumes and work samples – through which they will continue their editing training, working on Leftfield shows.

MEWShop Welcomes Documentary Editor Mary Manhardt as Our Spring 2016 Artist in Residence!

Manhattan Edit Workshop is proud to announce that acclaimed editor Mary Manhardt, will be our April 2016 Artist in Residence.  Mary's work includes American Teen, Street Fight, The Farm, Angola USA, and The Great Chicken Wing Hunt. Mary recently consulted on and co-edited the Netflix hit "Making a Murder."  MEWShop Owner and Six Week Intensive Instructor Josh Apter says, “Having an editor like Mary in the workshop will definitely be a special experience for our upcoming class." "Her credits and experience are second to none in the Documentary landscape." Our next Six Week Intensive starts May 9th!

15 Questions with Six Week Workshop Alumn Eileen Meyer

Manhattan Edit Workshop congratulates Eileen Meyer, winner of the 2016 Karen Schmeer Fellowship! Eileen completed the MEWShop Six-Week Workshop in the fall of 2011. We caught up with her to chat about her achievements since, including a Cinema Eye Honors "Outstanding Achievement in Editing" nomination for her latest film, Best of Enemies, a 2015 Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize nominee.

Manhattan Edit Workshop Artist in Residence Spotlight on Editor Craig McKay

In this edition of “Spotlight on an Editor,” we had the opportunity to sit with legendary editor of “Silence of the Lambs,” Craig McKay, ACE.  For our April 2015 workshop, Mr. McKay visited and spoke with our Six Week Intensive students through our Artist in Residence program.

MEWShop Welcomes David Ian Salter, ACE As Our November 2015 Artist in Residence!

Manhattan Edit Workshop is proud to announce that acclaimed edtior David Ian Salter, ACE, will be our November 2015 Artist in Residence.  David's work includes the recently released The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water and Finding Nemo which won the 2004 Academy Award for Best Animated Feature . Some of David's other work includes Toy Story 2Ice Age: Continental Drift, and A Bug's Life. MEWShop Owner and Six Week Intensive Instructor Josh Apter says, “We had David as an Artist in Residence a few years ago.  His interaction with the students was so rewarding and informative, we’ve really been looking forward to the time when he was available again for the class."  Our next Six Week Intensive starts November 2nd!

Manhattan Edit Workshop Artist in Residence Spotlight on Editor Peter Frank, ACE

Sometimes Manhattan Edit Workshop will ask Artist in Residences to return again and again, because of their unique interaction with our students and their amazing ability to critique and mentor aspiring editors.  In this edition of “Spotlight on an Editor,” one such Artist in Residence, Peter Frank, ACE, who has returned several times to work with our Six Week Intensive students to share his experiences.

MEWShop Enhances It's Already Stellar Curriculum for It's Signature Six Week Intensive Workshop

MEWShop enhances the already stellar curriculum for its signature Six Week Intensive; learn the art and technique of editing while training in Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Apple Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer 7 and Adobe After Effects CC

"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 Worforce: Connecting Students with Employers - Apple.com Profile

"Less starving, more artist" is the tagline for Manhattan Edit Workshop's Six-week Intensive course in the art and technique of editing.  Manhattan Edit Workshop or MEWShop as they are known, is an Apple Authorized Training Center (AATC) located in New York City.  Their signature Six-week Intensive program serves as a comprehensive jump-start for students who are serious about launching a career in post production. 

MEWShop Welcomes Andrew Mondshein

Manhattan Edit Workshop welcomes Oscar nominated editor Andrew Mondshein, ACE, as the Artist in Residence for our March 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.

Post Production's Art School

In 2002, Josh Apter was a freelance Avid editor who also had a few private training clients on the side, a couple of whom were keen on learning Final Cut Pro.  "There was always this notion in my head that knowing both programs was going to be an important thing for an editor," he recalls.  Apter guessed correctly, for today, Manhattan Edit Workshop (MEW) is thriving as both an Apple authorized training center and an Avid authorized education center, and has just built out its new 2,600-square-foot headquarters at 80 Fifth Avenue in Manhattan.