Film Editor Resume

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Career Objective:

Looking for film editor position with ‘Super Film Company’ to help in arranging cuts and pieces in a cohesive manner and fulfill the director’s vision of story telling.

Summary of Skills:

  • Passion for film editing and cinematography
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the film post-production process
  • Ability to work with cinematographers, sound technicians, producers, and directors
  • Highly creative and technical skills
  • Ability to think differently and uniquely
  • Skilled in understanding and presenting director’s aim for story telling
  • Proficient in working with latest editing software

Work Experience:

Film Editor
Dew Production House, Garden City, NY
September 2012 – Present

  • Managing post-production process of filming
  • Collecting, compiling, and editing film according to director’s vision
  • Taking permission of director to cut the footage and for arrangement
  • Ensuring background music and other sound properly matches with the film
  • Assigning and monitoring work of assistant film editor
  • Maintaining and fixing the rough cuts for enhancing the story telling feature of the film
  • Arranging for the filming of the story after completion of editing

Film Editor

Sterling Films, Garden City, NY

April 2010 – August 2012

  • Planned and executed film editing activities according to the scripts
  • Interacted with and implemented director’s vision for the film
  • Visited film shooting locations and examined the filming process carefully
  • Analyzed the complete footage and selected scenes with importance for the story
  • Ensured consistency in photography and performance in editing
  • Trimmed and assembled footage in best sequential manner
  • Inserted dialogues, music, and sound effects in the scence using editing equipment


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Film Editing
    Paramount College, Garden City, NY


On request.

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