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2022/’23 - Justice - (one of four editors) Documentary Feature
Directed by Doug Liman, written and produced by Amy Herdy


2017 - Poisoning Paradise - (associate editor) Documentary Feature
Directed by Keely Shay Brosnan and Teri Tico

2017 - Alien Citizen: An Earth Odyssey - Documentary - Feature-length Solo Show Performance
Directed by Sofie Calderon

2016 - The State of Eugenics - Documentary Feature (also Line Producer)
Directed by Dawn Sinclair Shapiro

2016 Beyond Laughter and Tears: A Journey of Hope - Documentary Feature
Directed by Doug Blush & Lisa Klein

2013/'14 What About Love - Feature Film (lead editor) - Quality Films
Directed by Klaus Menzel, with Sharon Stone and Andy Garcia
(awaiting a theatrical release in... 2023?)

2011 The Paradoxes I, II, III (short film)
Directed by Daniel Lawrence

2008 Brothel – Mount Parnassus Productions
Directed by Amy Waddell, starring Serena Scott Thomas, Grace Zabriskie, Bruce Payne

2002 They Would Love You In France – Look Ma’ Productions
Directed by Tony J. Perri & Sheldon Strickland

1999 Vigilance (short film) – Ignatz Films
Directed by Daniel Lawrence, starring Rod Havrick Altschul

1996 Casualties – Lakeshore Entertainment/Cineville
Directed by Alex Graves, starring Mark Harmon, Caroline Goodall, Michael Beach

1995 Space Marines – (co-editor) – Green Communications
Directed by John Weidner, starring Billy Wirth, Meg Foster

1994 Digital Man – Green Communications
Directed by Phillip J. Roth, starring Ken Olandt, Adam Baldwin, Ed Lauter

1993 A.P.E.X. – Green Communications
Directed by Phillip J. Roth, starring Richard Keats, Mitchell Cox, Lisa Ann Russell

1992 Prototype X29A – Filmtown Entertainment
Directed by Phillip J. Roth , starring Robert Tossberg, Lane Lenhart


2021 - Like A Rolling Stone: The Life and Times of Ben Fong-Torres - Documentary Feature (associate editor)
Directed by Suzanne Joe Kai

2019-’22 - Penn & Teller: Fool Us (Seasons 6-9 package editor)

2017/'18 - Remastered: Who Killed Jam Master Jay - Netflix Documentary Series (1 episode)
Directed by Brian Oakes

2014 Slingshot <60 - Documentary Feature (television cut editor)
White Dwarf Productions

2014 The Walking Dead: Behind The Scenes 2014
Big Machine / AMC Television

2013 - Verizon's "How Sweet The Sound 2012" television special (co-editor)
Momentum Worldwide

2012 - Inspired To Ride - Ruta Maya River Challenge - tv documentary (pilot)
Fallout Productions

2011 - (co-editor) "Under The Knife Abroad" - documentary
Vanguard / CurrentTV

Untitled Grand Canyon/Native American Documentary (work in progress)
Fish Out Of Water (editor/co-writer)
Well of Memories
Darfur: Triumph of the Human Spirit
India’s Song
Spiritual India: River of Compassion

2006 Solitary (season 1) – competitive reality program
Fox Reality Network

2004 The Pacific – a World War II Documentary (associate editor)
Allentown Prod./HBO

2002 Inside A Beautiful Mind – DVD Bonus Documentary
Universal Studios

2001-03 Howie Mandel’s Hidden Camera / Tonight Show Segments
Alevy Prod./NBC

DVD material and internet promos for: Pirates of the Caribbean, Windtalkers
Pearl Harbor, The Mummy Returns, Atlantis, U-571 & Coyote Ugly

***** Industrials and assistant editing credits available upon request


2000 The Beast – Imagine Entertainment for ABC (television pilot)
Directed by Alex Graves, Executive Producer Mimi Leder, starring Frank Langella

1997 Godzilla – Sony Studios
Directed by Roland Emmerich, starring Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno, Maria Pitillo

1996 Mad City – Warner Bros.
Directed by Costa Gavras, starring Dustin Hoffman, John Travolta

Edited music videos for such artists as Stevie Wonder and Johnny Gill

Guilds: MPEG, LOCAL 700 – On Call Editor, WGAw
Skilled in: AVID, Film Editing, FCP Studio, Adobe Creative Suite, and more
Education: USC, BA in Cinema Production; S.F. Conservatory of Music (Preparatory Department)

Assistant Editing | Video Unit | Promo | VFX – Info available upon request

Awards: 2004 Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting (for the screenplay “The Gaza Golem”)

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PREMIERING AT SUNDANCE 2023  - updates as info becomes available! -

The surprise late addition to the 2023 Sundance Film Festival lineup, Doug Liman’s documentary debut, Justice,  dives into the 2018 hearings and government investigation into now-Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. Liman added: “The film examines our judicial process and the institutions behind it, highlighting bureaucratic missteps and political power grabs that continue to have an outsized impact on our nation today.”