MEWShop Welcomes Editor Karen Sim as Our Latest Artist in Residence!

MEWShop is proud to welcome editor Karen Sim as our Artist in Residence for our September/October 2017 Six Week Intensive Art of Editing Workshop.

Karen Sim is the editor of such acclaimed films as the Emmy Award-winning documentaries Juliard (American Masters, PBS) and Burden of Innocence (Frontline, PBS). Sim edited director Liz Garbus’ documentary Coma (Moxie Firecracker Films, HBO), which premiered at the Full Frame Film Festival, and Garbus’ feature documentary exploring the state of free speech in America, Shouting Fire: Stories from The Edge of Free Speech, which premiered at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival before showing on HBO. Sim has worked with filmmakers as diverse as D.A. Pennebaker, Ofra Bikel, and Maro Chermayeff. 

Her other work include the acclaimed Nothing Left Unsaid: Gloria Vanderbilt and Anderson CooperBack on Board: Greg Louganis, and Watchers of the Sky.

For more information on our Six Week Intensive or for registration information please go to our Filmmakers Intensive Course.