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Catherine A. Repola, longtime Western Executive Director of the Motion Picture Editors Guild, IATSE Local 700 (MPEG), has been promoted to the top position of National Executive Director of the Guild by the MPEG Board of Directors.

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Nominations for the 68th annual Emmy Awards were announced on July 14. The Motion Picture Editors Guild congratulates all of the nominees in the post-production categories. The awards for those categories will be announced at the Creative Arts Awards and Ball, which takes place on two consecutive nights — September 10 and 11 — at the Microsoft Theatre in Downtown Los Angeles, and will air on ABC-TV on Saturday, September 17 — the night before the Primetime Emmy Awards. Leslie Bloome (pictured) earned two nominations in the Outstanding Sound Editing for a Nonfiction Program category — as a sound editor on "Cartel Land," and as a Foley artist on the "Lack of Humility" episode of "Making a "Murderer." Photo by John Clifford. Click on the link above to see all of the nominations in the post-production categories.

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The American Cinema Editors announced that EditFest, the day-long celebration of the art and craft of editing, will return to LA for its 9th annual outing on August 6, 2016. EditFest launched in LA in 2008, offering audiences the opportunity to hear award-winning film and television editors share their insights and experiences. The event returns again this year to the Frank Wells Theater at the Walt Disney Pictures lot in Burbank. The line up features some of the best editors in the world, who are delighted to share their experiences and expertise with attendees.

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Oscar-winning film editor and BAFTA Fellow, Anne V. Coates, ACE, was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Arts from Southampton Solent University in Southampton, England on July 11. Born in Southeast England’s Surrey County, Coates has enjoyed a successful career spanning over 60 years and is recognised as one of the world’s most respected film editors. At 90 years of age, she is still very much in demand, most recently completing "50 Shades of Grey" (2015).

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2016 Emmy Nominees Announced
The 2016 Emmy Award nominees were announced on July 14th by Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham. The award ceremony will be held on Sunday, September 18, at the Microsoft Theater, and will air live on ABC. We have a complete list of the nominees.

Art Directors Guild Under New Management as Chuck Parker Sworn In

'Twilight' Director Catherine Hardwicke on How Hollywood is Stacked Against Women

Garry Marshall, ‘Pretty Woman’ Director, Dies at 81

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WSJ: Where Clinton, Trump Stand on Economic Issues
In the end, elections usually come back to the economy -- to jobs, wages, taxes, imports and exports, the price of goods and the cost of an education. Differences over all these issues -- from tax rates and immigration to globalization and the minimum wage -- are particularly sharp this year between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Here’s a look at where the two candidates stand on the top economic issues.

Ivanka Trump Raises Issues Father Rarely Mentions

Donald Trump's Vegas Hotel, Union Settle Labor Claims

Albert: GOP Platform Would Eviscerate Workers’ Rights

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"We create the sounds of the props that the actors touch, throw, smash, etc. From computer keyboard typing, digging in the dirt with a shovel, slapping someone's face, crashing through a ceiling, to rampaging through a lab where the actor throws glass vials and metal shelves, and tosses boxes around; we do it all".

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