Saturday, 30 January 2016

ACE EDDIE AWARDS: MAD MAX AND THE BIG SHORT ADVANCE IN OSCAR RACE


It was a done deal, lbr. Hank Corwin for The Big Short and Margaret Sixel for Mad Max: Fury Road both won ACE Eddie awards yesterday, cementing their position as joint frontrunners in the Oscar Best Editing race. That award will be tougher to call, though, with potential spoiler The Revenant right at their heels. Check out the American Cinema Editors' nominations at this link, and their winners below:

Best Edited Feature Film (Dramatic)
Margaret Sixel (Mad Max: Fury Road)

Best Edited Feature Film (Comedy)
Hank Corwin (The Big Short)

Best Edited Animated Feature Film
Kevin Nolting (Inside Out)

Best Edited Documentary (Feature)
Chris King (Amy)