Saturday, April 21 | 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
SWAMP is excited to present a lecture and Q+A with the Oscar-nominated film editor, Sandra Adair. Ms. Adair will discuss the role of the film editor and will share film clips to showcase the importance of editing as part of the story-telling process in film.
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to learn from a Texas-based industry leader. This presentation is for anyone interested in film and the film-making process. FREE for SWAMP members. See below for more information.
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will be screening Ms. Adair’s directorial debut film, The Secret Life of Lance Letscher on Friday, April 20 at 7:00 p.m. SWAMP members will receive $2 off the price of admission. We hope to see you there!
ABOUT SANDRA ADAIR
She is most known as the award-winning film editor who has had an ongoing artistic collaboration with film director Richard Linklater, having edited 23 films for him over the past 26 years. Some of the films she has edited for Linklater include the classic Dazed and Confused, the 2012 comedy Bernie, and the critically acclaimed Before trilogy, Before Sunrise, Before Sunset and Before Midnight, and the acclaimed Boyhood.
Boyhood earned 6 Academy Award nominations, including Best Editing for Sandra Adair. Boyhood won numerous awards other awards, including 3 Golden Globes and 3 BAFTAs. Adair was honored with the American Cinema Editor’s prestigious Eddie Award for best edited dramatic feature in 2015 for Boyhood.
In 2003, Adair was nominated for an Eddie Award by the American Cinema Editors for School of Rock and won the Best Edited Documentary at the Woodstock Film Festival in 2012 for the feature documentary Shepard and Dark. Some of Adair’s credits with other directors include Everything Must Go, starring Will Ferrell, and the award-winning documentary Sushi: The Global Catch. She is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and American Cinema Editors.
Adair is currently editing Where’d You Go Bernadette for Linklater. It is due out later in 2018.
This lecture is FREE to SWAMP members. Current members will receive an email to sign up. If you did not receive an email, please contact SWAMP at email@example.com to check the status of your membership.
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Filmmaker Level | $50
Student Level | $25
EVENT DATE AND TIME
Saturday, April 21, 2018
10:00am – 1:00pm
LOCATION AND PARKING
Parking at Rice University
Credit or Debit only:
Moody Lot (Entrance 8 off of University) – the closest lot to RMC
West Lot 2 (Entrance 18 off of Rice Blvd)
Cash and Credit/Debit:
Central Campus Parking (Entrance 20 off Rice Blvd)
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