To The Aotg.com Community,

It is with a heavy heart that we announce we will no longer be updating Aotg.com. Back in 2007, when we started, there was a lack of access to information about film, television, and commercial editing. We wanted to fix that by creating a central location for content about editing to be stored.

Since then, we've watched the amount of content about editing on the internet grow exponentially. We've also watched social media tools come and go with that growth. Does anyone remember Google Wave!? These social media tools changed how people access and search for media and information. People tend to turn to Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for their news and information, and those are all great tools to promote your sites, but as a site that aggregates links to other sites for users, it just doesn't work for us.

We will keep the site live but archive the ability to add links and comments. We will keep our database live with the links for those who desire to use it to search for editing information and research.

Our podcast, The Cutting Room, will move over to the Filmmakeru.com website and will continue to be a place for interviews with editors and other film professionals.

Everyone who worked for Aotg.com loved what we created and are proud that we could help so many editors find content that spoke to them.

I look forward to seeing everyone at the various post events worldwide in the coming years!

Yours truly,
Gordon Burkell
Aotg.com Founder

2021 HPA Awards Gala Set for November 18th at the Iconic Hollywood Legion

July 23, 2021, 12:31 AM

https://hpaonline.com/2021-hpa-awards-gala-set-for...

The 2021 Hollywood Professional Association (HPA®) Awards, the pre-eminent celebration of creative and technical accomplishments of the media and entertainment community from around the world, is returning to an in-person event this year. This year’s gala will take place November 18 at the Hollywood Legion Theater in Hollywood, California.

#color grading#hpa awards#hpa#film editing#visual effects#sound
Bosnia's Studio Chelia Utilizes Complete NUGEN Audio Post Bundle

July 13, 2021, 10:49 AM

https://www.dpagan.com/bosnias-studio-chelia-utili...

SARAJEVO, BOSNIA, JULY 8, 2021 – With a very small post-production industry in Bosnia, Mirza Tahirovic knew that he needed to travel beyond his country’s borders to learn the intricacies of the industry. After earning professional certifications from Berklee College of Music in the United States and HOFA College in Germany, Tahirovic founded Studio Chelia, a professional audio post-production facility in Sarajevo. Today, Tahirovic serves as film score composer, re-recording mixer, sound edit...

#film editing#post production#nugen audio
HPA Awards Open Creative Categories Call for Entries

June 17, 2021, 03:40 PM

https://hpaonline.com/hpa-awards-open-creative-cat...

For over fifteen years, the HPA Awards have recognized the creative brilliance of the HPA community, honoring artistry in color grading, editing, sound, and visual effects in feature film, episodic, and commercials. A sought-after honor, the HPA Awards have recognized the most compelling and important work from around the world.

#editing#hpa awards#hpa#film editing#tv editing
Editor Mikkel Nielsen and Sound Designer Nicolas Becker (The Sound of Metal)

December 11, 2020, 12:17 PM

https://www.aotg.com/editor-mikkel-nielsen-and-sound-designer-nicolas-becker-the-sound-of-metal/

Editor Mikeel Nielsen and Sound Designer Nicolas Becker discuss creating the film The Sound of Metal. We explore how to make a movie internationally, when the entire crew is located in separate countries.

#editor#editing#film#film editing#television#movies#sound designer#the cutting room#mikkel nielsen#nicolas becker#the sound of metal
Marco Capalbo (Fireball: Visitors From Darker Worlds)

December 11, 2020, 10:26 AM

https://www.aotg.com/marco-capalbo-fireball-visitors-from-darker-worlds/

Gordon sits down with Marco Capalbo to discuss editing for Werner Herzog and crafting Fireball: Visitors from Darker Worlds. How does Werner craft the structure, how do they decide what the V/O should be, and more importantly, the prickly topic of the implications of the Voice of God style documentaries?

#editor#editing#film#film editing#television#movies#the cutting room#apple tv+#marco capalbo#fireball: visitors from darker worlds
Jody McVeigh-Schultz and Lane Farnham (McMillions)

November 26, 2020, 02:23 AM

https://www.aotg.com/jody-mcveigh-schultz-and-lane-farnham-mcmillions/

Jody McVeigh-Schultz and Lane Farnham discuss tackling HBO's documentary series McMillions, a series that explores the fraud in the 1990's McDonald's Monopoly game. We discuss editing the series and the scenes that got cut.

#editor#editing#film#film editing#television#movies#jody mcveigh-schultz#the cutting room#hbo#mcmillions#lane farnham
James Kniest (Cinematography The Haunting of Bly Manor)

October 30, 2020, 09:54 AM

https://www.aotg.com/james-kniest-cinematography-the-haunting-of-bly-manor/

Gordon sits down with cinematographer James Kniest to discuss his work on The Haunting of Bly Manor. Including hiding people in the background, lighting an entire episode with candles, and more!

#editor#editing#film#film editing#cinematography#television#movies#netflix#cinematographer#the cutting room#the haunting of bly manor#james kniest
Kathryn Robson (Circus of Books)

October 9, 2020, 11:32 AM

https://www.aotg.com/kathryn-robson-circus-of-books/

Gordon sits down with documentary editor and producer Kathryn Robson to discuss storytelling and her work on the hit Netflix documentary Circus of Books.

#editor#editing#film#film editing#documentary#television#movies#netflix#the cutting room#kathryn robson#circus of books
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