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A talk with Jean Tsien, who has been working in documentary for 35 years as an editor, producer, and consultant. Her editing credits include Scottsboro: An American Tragedy, a 2001 Academy Award nominee. Dixie Chicks: Shut Up & Sing and Miss Sharon Jones! both of which were shortlisted for the Academy Award. Tsien consulted on many award-winning films such as: Give Up Tomorrow, High Tech Low Life, Rich Hill, Hooligan Sparrow, Nowhere to Hide, Risk and Still Tomorrow. She executive produced The Road to Fame, Daze of Justice, Please Remember Me, and Plastic China. Tsien has served as an editing advisor at the Sundance Institute Edit and Story Lab since 2010. She is a member of American Cinema Editors, Rough Cut Service and the Documentary branch of the Academy.

Join us as Jean talks about how she got into the field, how to find and work with an editor and more.

An Evening Seminar from Third World Newsreel and the Documentary Forum at CCNY, held at City College.

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