“Jump•Cut is the definitive guide to nurturing and navigating a career in film editing, combining technical and aesthetic aspects, Jump Cut is filled with practical real-world advice from some of Hollywood’s finest editors. The book is comprehensive and best of all, it is written from the heart. Aspiring editors are extremely lucky to have the advantage of this book and its wisdom as they embark on their careers. Absolutely indispensable!”

Mark Goldblatt ACE

“Jump•Cut is the absolute best book on becoming an editor I have seen; it felt as though I was reliving experience I’ve had with my own assistants over the years. The editing insights are heartfelt and laid out beautifully. I recommend reading it over and over. Lori and Diana have given aspiring editors an amazing gift.”

John Duffy, ACE