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Hosted by Gordon Burkell
The Cutting Room is the official podcast of Aotg.com. Each week we interview post professionals about their strategy to crafting the films we love.
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January 8, 2016, 7:28 am
Gordon sits down with film editor Affonso Gonçalves to discuss his recent work on the film Carol. Affonso's work includes True Detective, Beasts of the Southern Wild, and Winter's Bone, among many other amazing shows and films. You can see the full transcript for this interview on Aotg.com.
December 22, 2015, 6:48 am
Gordon sits down with Jeremy Siegel (Licensing Specialist) and David Forshee (Library Specialist) to discuss the new Freelancer Program at Pro Sound Effects. They begin there, but slowly move into ambisonics and exploring sounds and recording for sound libraries.
November 24, 2015, 10:36 am
Gordon sits down with Eddie Hamilton to discuss the editing process of Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation. If you haven't seen the film yet, go rent it and then listen to this episode. We discuss many topics that lead to many potential spoilers.
October 30, 2015, 8:01 am
Just in time for Halloween, Gordon sits down with Debbie Berman to discuss the film The Final Girls. If you haven't seen it, go rent it on iTunes or your favourite streaming services! The film follows a group of teens as they get stuck in a 1980's slasher film and struggle to stick by the "Final Girl" so they can stay alive. Debbie and Gordon look at the difficult scenes to cut.
October 27, 2015, 6:28 am
In this episode we share an excerpt from the Sight, Sound, and Story panel Gordon hosted for MEWShop.com titled: The Great Unscripted: The “Real” in Reality Television. The panelists include: Alanna Yudin (Ink Master, Mob Wives), Joe Schuck (Alaskan Bush People, Best Funeral Ever), and Julie "Bob" Lombardi (Teen Mom, Town of the Living Dead). They discuss the use of music, issues of authenticity and more.
October 2, 2015, 9:27 am
Gordon and Michael sit down to discuss Straight Outta Compton. They touch on bringing the film down from 3+ hours to 2 1/2 hours, the complexity of cutting five key storylines, and working with the footage to get the most out of the acting.
Joe Walker joins Gordon to discuss the editing of Denis Villeneuve's film Arrival. They focus on Time and manipulating t ...
Gordon sits down with Steven Rosenblum to discuss the editing of Birth of a Nation. They talk about lack of footage and how t ...
Gordon sits down with Zack Arnold, founder of FitnessinPost.com, about his new project, Optimize Yourself. This new program i ...