Tom Cross


Tom Cross
Tom Cross is an American film editor. He began his career in 1997 as an assistant editor, contributing to such diverse projects such as *We Own the Night*, *Crazy Heart* and the Primetime Emmy Award-Winning drama series *Deadwood*. Cross came to worldwide prominence in 2015 when he won the Independent Spirit Award for Best Editing, BAFTA Award for Best Editing and the Academy Award for Best Editing (among other honors) for his work on the acclaimed film *Whiplash*. In 2016, Cross reunited with Writer/Director Damien Chazelle on the romantic musical comedy *La La Land* for which he was nominated again for an Academy Award, BAFTA Award and won The American Cinema Editor's Award.

Courses by Tom Cross

The Art & Technique of Film Editing

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Go behind the curtain of Hollywood filmmaking with Oscar-winning editor Tom Cross, ACE as he teaches you the practices that are expected of feature-film editors, as well as the processes and methodologies that have made him one of the leading editors working in the industry today. Over eight hours, Tom's masterclass combines thoughtful lectures with in-depth deconstructions of scenes from many of Tom’s biggest projects including La La Land, First Man, Whiplash and more, making it a must-see for editors and filmmakers of all levels and genres.

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