This Guy Edits

Sven is an A.C.E. Award nominated editor who cut for James Cameron, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and James Franco.


For business inquiries please email me directly at [email protected] Messages via youtube will get lost. If you would like me to give you feedback on your work, consider joining the Patreon program (s. link below). It's where I communicate with you first and foremost (private messages, Discord chat and Skype calls).

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How this film was NOT saved in edit

Video Essays

Pitch Box

The Pitch Box is a open call for you to pitch an idea you have for a video essay. Interested in the way Kubrick uses color in A Clockwork Orange or how to use dialogue in an opening scene? Tell us what you want to see.

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Our goal is to get your pitches made, either by creators or as 8hours original content, coming soon to our site.

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