Who took over for Sally? Fred Raskin,a former assistant editor under her on “Kill Bill” and the editor of the last three “Fast & Furious” films. He edited the Oscar winning “Django Unchained."
In the commercial world, we sometimes don't recognize the importance of editing. But watch this spot for AT&T.
AT&T - "Sharing" from Raúl B Fernández on Vimeo.
Yes the performances make the film. But count the edits. 19 back and forth edits and a closing graphic animation. The edits are as important as the performers comic timing. Occasionally I'll see a spot and say to myself "if only..." This spot works on every level. Editing. It's as important as grandma's pinch of this and pinch of that in the kitchen. But a lot more precise.
With over 30 years experience, Tim McLarty currently works out of Toronto Canada as a writer/voice performer, producer and media strategist producing advertising and entertainment content.