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Freelance editor (local 700) and post-production consultant.


Recent Positions

2nd Editor Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure at Disney Toon Studios in Burbank, CA.

Editor and Assistant Editor on Winnie The Pooh Learning Adventures (DVD series) at Disney Toon Studios in Glendale, CA.

Associate Editor on Father of the Pride (3D) at DreamWorks Animation in Glendale, CA.
Editor for story reel, dialogue and animation revisions. Managed packaging and transfer of files between Editorial, Rough Layout and Animation Departments.

Assistant Editor on Father of the Pride at DreamWorks Animation in Glendale, CA.
Performed routine Avid maintenance, captured sketches, import and breakdown dialogue, cut in sound effects and music, create visual effects, etc.

Assistant Editor on Spirit DTV project at DreamWorks Animation in Glendale, CA.
Performed routine Avid maintenance, captured sketches, import and breakdown dialogue, cut in sound effects and music, create visual effects, etc.

Applications Editor (AE) and Film Specialist (ACSR and ACI) Avid Technology, Inc.

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Editor Credits

Television and DVD:

2nd Editor Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (2004-2005) - 2nd Editor - 3D animation.

Winnie the Pooh Learning Adventures (2004-2005) - 2nd Editor - 2D animation.

Father of the Pride (2003-2004) -Associate Editor - 3D animation

Feature Films:

GhostRiders (1987)

Look Who's Toxic (1990)

Desperation Blvd. (1998)

Murdercycle (1998) - additional editing

Short Films:

Who's Closing (1982)

White Balloons (1996)

Cleaning House (1997)

Cowboys and Angels (1998)


Filmmaker

1982 - 1998, Produced, directed and/or edited over 200 commercials, over fifty industrial programs and four feature films. Won over twenty-five Addy Awards from the American Advertising Federation for commercials. The feature films, GhostRiders (1987)[p/d/e], Ghetto Blaster (1988)[d],Action USA (1989) [p] and Look WhosToxic (1990) [w/p/d/e] are currently in distribution throughout the world.

Owner, Stewart Production Services, 1982 - 1990. A proprietorship which produced commercials and industrial programs.


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Teaching Experience

Avid Certified Instructor (ACI)- Los Angeles, (1997-present).
Teaching Avid editing classes (group and one-on-one) in the L.A. area.

Filmmaker in Residence- FSU Conservatory in Motion Picture, Television and Recording Arts, (1993 - 1996)...teaching and supervising the producing, directing, editing and sound designing of film and video productions. Teaching courses in motion picture and video production and editing. Supervision of post production for ten thesis film productions (BFA and MFA) and coordinating film, video and audio post production for over one hundred narrative productions each year.

Adjunct Professor of Film and Video Production - Baylor University, Telecommunications Dept., (1989 - 1991).
Courses taught include introduction to the basic principles of film and video production and advanced film production techniques. Subjects covered included the fundamentals of lighting, shot composition, pacing, directing actors, picture editing, sound recording and editing and production scheduling.

Instructor - Various workshops and seminars for students and professionals including Central Texas Ad League, Bell County Communications Professionals Assn., Waco I.S.D., and The Hippodrome Summer Film Workshop For Children.


Education

BA Cinema, Columbia College, Hollywood, California.

Additional studies in cinema at The University Of Texas at Austin, and in philosophy, business and psychology at McLennan Community College.


Contact Information

                        Alan Stewart
                        10900 Bluffside Dr., Apt 218
                        Studio City, CA 91604
                        (818) 633-3105

                        e-mail- editor@zerocut.com


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