LOOK WHO’S IN TOWN! Film editor SCOTT STEVENSON has cut films such as: (everyone’s favourite) and Cesar-winner ‘La Haine’, Emmy-winner ‘Very Semi-Serious’. Most recently, "LA 92", this movie was honored with an Emmy for Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking, as well as the Television Academy's Honors award, recognizing programs that have inspired social change. What an honour to have him at Shortcutz!
MORE ABOUT SCOTT
Scott Stevenson, a native of Los Angeles and a graduate of the UCLA Film and Television School, is a Franco-American film editor based in both Paris and Los Angeles. He works in both narrative and unscripted, in French and in English; films he has cut have been to Sundance, Tribeca, Hot Docs and Cannes. In addition to editorial nominations and awards, several of the films he collaborated on have received major recognition: "La Haine" won both the Best Director award in Cannes and the César (the French Oscar) for best film; "Very Semi-Serious" received the News and Doc Emmy for Outstanding Arts and Culture Programming; "The Staircase" was given a Peabody, a Columbia/DuPont and an IDA award, and "Sin City Law" also took home the IDA award for Best Documentary Series. Most recently, "LA 92" was honored by an Emmy for Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking, as well as the Television Academy's Honors award, recognizing programs that have inspired social change.
In our Official Selection, you can watch and meet the teams of:
Marlies Smeenge | Documentary | 14:09
A portrait of dog breeder Anita who lives on her farm with her seventeen dogs. The house is about to become even fuller: her dog Raven is heavily pregnant. An empathetic film about the life of Anita and her unconditional love for her dogs, with an eye for the unique and quirky details in her everyday life.
Freek Henkes | Live-Action | 15:40 | PREMIERE
Third Window is a short Indonesian thriller film. It tells the story about a business man that gets caught between reality and a parallel universe.
SEPTEMBER WINNER: Screening and Announcement of our JURY TEAM favourite movie in September.