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Avid Applauds Its Creative Editing Community for Multiple Emmy Wins and Nominations
Avid users recognized at the 73rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards for their work on award-winning programming, including WandaVision and A Black Lady Sketch Show
- Avid users
A.J. Catoline, Yan Miles, Michelle Tesoroand more nab Emmy wins
- First-ever all women of color editing team taking home a win for A Black Lady Sketch Show
- All nominees in the Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series and Limited or Anthology Series or Movie categories use Avid Media Composer
This year’s nominees deserve an extra round of applause for the hard work and creativity that they delivered throughout a year that presented incredibly difficult challenges. They relied on Avid’s Media Composer® editing software to help create Emmy Award-winning and nominated productions, including A Black Lady Sketch Show, Hacks, The Crown, WandaVision and many more.
“I'm so proud and humbled to be part of this historic win, which I share with the talented
ACE editor Nona Khodai was nominated for her work on Marvel’s WandaVision, a series with an incredible amount of different styles seen throughout the show, all of which were cut on Media Composer while she and her team worked remotely.
"Working on WandaVision, there was no greater tool I would have rather used than Media Composer,” said Khodai. “The reliability the non-linear editing program provides is crucial to the communication between the editorial staff, especially while we were all working from home. The fact we could work remotely and still be able to share projects was incredible and I know it already has changed how we all work going forward into the future.”
Every nominee in the categories of Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series and Limited or Anthology Series or Movie is an Avid Media Composer user, including winners
“I’m honored to be recognized by my peers for an Emmy Award for
This year, the COVID-19 lockdown significantly influenced audiences’ viewing habits, whether it was watching a comedy about a small-time
“Lockdown and restrictions were hard on everyone—audiences and content creators alike—but the editorial community came through with spectacular results in innovative ways,” said
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Source: Avid Technology, Inc.