Editor Kevin Tent, ACE, breaks down a scene from "Nebraska." From the "Inside the Cutting Room with Bobbie O’Steen" panel at Sight, Sound & Story on June 14th, 2018.
Kevin Tent, ACE began his career editing educational films, then moved into the world of low-budget horror films, working on several projects with legendary producer Roger Corman. Tent has since gone on to edit many high-profile films. He is known for his long-standing partnership with filmmaker Alexander Payne on films such as "Nebraska," "The Descendants," "Sideways," and "Election." Tent has been nominated for an Academy Award for best editing for "The Descendants "and won an ACE Eddie award for the same film and received three other ACE Eddie Award nominations for "Election," "Sideways" and "About Schmidt."
About the moderator: Bobbie O’Steen is a New York-based writer and film historian, dedicated to sharing the editor’s invisible art with students, professionals, and the movie-going public. She is an Emmy-nominated film editor and the author of two acclaimed books about editing entitled "Cut to the Chase" and "The Invisible Cut." O’Steen is currently partnered with Manhattan Edit Workshop for her series “Inside the Cutting Room," and she also moderates panels for American Cinema Editors’ EditFest. To find out more information on her speaking events go to: bobbieosteen.com/.
"Nebraska" is a 2013 American black-and-white road comedy-drama film directed by Alexander Payne and written by Bob Nelson. It stars Bruce Dern, Will Forte, June Squibb, and Bob Odenkirk. The film follows an elderly Montana resident and his son attempting to claim a million-dollar sweepstakes prize on a long trip to Nebraska.
"Nebraska" was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival, where Dern won the Best Actor Award. It was also nominated for six Academy Awards, including for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor for Dern, Best Supporting Actress for Squibb, Best Original Screenplay and Best Cinematography.
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"Nebraska (film)". n.d. In Wikipedia. Retrieved September 27, 2018 from en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nebraska_(film)
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