The Film Editing Room Handbook : How to Avoid the Near-Chaos of the Cutting Room

Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (2) from $13.00   
  • Used (2) from $13.00   
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any coupons and promotions
Seller since 2015

Feedback rating:



New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

0580650006 Satisfaction Guaranteed. Please contact us with any inquiries. We ship daily.

Ships from: Nicholasville, KY

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Express, 48 States
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:


Condition: Good
1998 Hardcover Good 100% of this purchase will support literacy programs through a nonprofit organization!

Ships from: Phoenix, AZ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Sort by
Sending request ...

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780580650000
  • Publisher: B S I Standards
  • Publication date: 9/1/1998
  • Edition description: 3RD
  • Edition number: 3

Table of Contents

Introduction To The Third Edition
Cast Of Characters
1 Editing Within The Filmmaking Process 1
1A Editing In A Digital World 4
2 Preliminaries 13
2A Non-Linear Preliminaries 36
3 Before The Film Begins 51
3A Working Digitally Before Shooting 56
4 Shooting 62
4A Shooting The Digitally Edited Film 97
5 Preparing For Editing 125
5A Preparing For Digital Editing 137
6 The Editor Edits 147
6A The Editor Edits Digitally 166
7 Special Cases 179
7A Digital Special Cases 200
8 Cutting Away 207
8A Digitally Cutting Away 221
9 Recutting Away 236
9A Recutting Digitally 255
10 Opticals 268
10A Opticals In A Non-Linear World 289
11 Preparing For Sound 299
11A Digitally Preparing For Sound 320
12 Sound Editing 333
12A Special Sound Considerations On A Digital Picture 364
13 Dialog And Looping Editing 367
13A Dialog And Looping On A Digital Picture 379
14 Music Editing 380
14A Music On The Digital Film 400
15 The Mix 402
15A Mixing On A Digital Picture 412
16 To The Answer Print - Ho! 414
16A Answer Printing Digitally 443
17 Odds And Sods 454
17A Digital Odds And Sods 469
18 The Hardest Job Of All - Finding A Job 489
Appendix I 501
Appendix II 507
Appendix III 511
Glossary 513
Bibliography 561
Index 569
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)