SELECTED FEATURE FILMS

STRANDED - [as ASSISTANT EDITOR] Dir. Deon Taylor, Ed. Melissa Kent. Starring Paula Patton, Omar Epps, Laz Alonso and more.  IN POST PRODUCTION. IMDB.

UNDERWORLD: BLOOD WARS - [as VFX EDITOR] Lakeshore Entertainment, Dir. Anna Foerster. Starring Kate Beckinsale, Theo James, Charles Dance, Tobias Menzies and more. Website. IMDB. 

AMERICAN PASTORAL - [as ASSISTANT EDITOR] Lakeshore Entertainment, Dir. Ewan McGregor. Ed. Melissa Kent. Starring Ewan McGregor, Jennifer Connelley, Dakota Fanning. IMDB.

THE LEISURE CLASS - [as ASSISTANT EDITOR] HBO Films + Adaptive Studios. Dir. Jason Mann. Ed. Craig Hayes. Exec Prod. Ben Affleck, Matt Damon.

STANFORD PRISON EXPERIMENT – [as ASSISTANT EDITOR] Dir. Kyle Patrick Alvarez. IMDB.
Starring Billy Crudup, Ezra Miller and more. SUNDANCE Film Festival Premiere, Jan. 2015.

LAGGIES  – [as ASSISTANT EDITOR] Ed. Nat Sanders; Dir. Lynn Shelton. IMDB. Starring Keira Knightley, Sam Rockwell, Chloe Grace Moritz. SUNDANCE Film Festival Premiere, Jan. 2014.

SHORT TERM 12 – [as ASSISTANT EDITOR]  Ed. Nat Sanders; Dir. Destin Daniel Cretton. IMDB.
Starring Brie Larson and more. WINNER Grand Jury Prize and Audience Prize at SXSW 2013.

OPERATION: CANDLELIGHT - [as EDITOR] Dir. Robin Garbose.  Action-Adventure / Drama - Trailer. IMDB

SHANIA TWAIN: STILL THE ONE -  [as EDITOR]  Concert Feature - Dir. Mark Allen

THE CUSTOM MARY – [as EDITOR] Dir. Matt Dunnerstick – DramaWebsite. Trailer.  IMDB.

A GIRL, A GUY, A SPACE HELMET [as ADDITIONAL EDITOR] – Dir. Michael Timm, Ed. Anthony Backman – Comedy - Website. IMDB.

A CLOUD OF HOPE – [as EDITOR] Dir. Steve Fagin – Documentary - Website. Taking Guinea, Nigeria and the Congo as case studies, A Cloud of Hope addresses the hopes, dreams and actualization of the African Independence Movements of the 60s.

STAND [as ADDITIONAL EDITOR] – Ed. Stacy Goldate; Dir. Tavis Smiley – Documentary - Trailer. IMDB.
Media personality and activist Tavis Smiley directs this film that explores the Black male experience through history, politics, music and culture

ADVENTURES OF POWER [as ASSISTANT EDITOR]  Ed. Geraud Brisson; Dir. Ari Gold. IMDB.  Starring Adrian Grenier, Ari Gold and more.

TELEVISION [all TELEVISION credits as EDITOR]

KAMEN RIDER DRAGON KNIGHT (Season 1) Drama/ActionCW - Adness Entertainment. IMDB.
WINNER - EMMY AWARD for Outstanding Stunt Coordination

LOST ANGELES (Pilot) Comedy – Dir. Matt Dunnerstick - IMDB.

SHOWDOWN OF THE UNBEATABLES  Reality – NatGeo  – GRB Entertainment - IMDB.

FAME IN THE FAMILY  Reality – E! Network - GRB Entertainment - IMDB.

THE LOOK FOR LESS  Reality – Style Network – Brownstone Entertainment - IMDB.

CLASE / ENGLISH HIGHWAY (Season 1) ComedyCablevision Mexico
Broadcast on 19 Networks throughout Latin America..

COMMERCIAL CLIENTS + COLLABORATORS

Nomad Editing Co., Apple, Google, Cut + Run, Go Film, TBWA/Chiat Day, BBH LA / The Creative Studio, Digital Shelf Space, American Idol Live, Activision, Coachella, Old Navy, Fisher Price, Georges St. Pierre, Jane Fonda, Bob Harper, Billy Blanks, Allucinari, WIN Entertainment, Right Price Marketing and Mad Machine Films.

TV DEVELOPMENT REELS

Susan has edited numerous unscripted/reality/docu-reality sizzle and presentation reels for clients such as Bravo, NatGeo, Style, E!, Travel, Food, OWN, Sundance Channel and more. Her work includes shows for such companies as GRB Entertainment, Giant Pirates, Reckognition Productions, LBI Entertainment and Brownstone Entertainment.  Please contact her for more information.  info@susankim.net

SELECTED SHORT FILMS

SHE SAID, SHE SAID - [as ASSISTANT EDITOR] Wr./Dir. Stuart Blumberg, Ed. Nat Sanders - IMDB.

EXIT PLAN – Dir. Anne Lower – Drama - IMDB.

CONFLATION – Dir. Stephanie Joalland – Drama - IMDB.

THE PERFECT ONES – Dir. Nao Bustamante and Matt Johnstone – Comedy - IMDB.

JANE FONDA PRIMETIME – Documentary – Watch It Now Entertainment. Short documentary promoting Jane Fonda’s lifestyle and video series. As seen on Larry King Live on CNN.

EDUCATION

CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF THE ARTS, Valencia, CA – MFA in Film / Video Program

UNIVERSITY OF IOWA, Iowa City, IA – BA in Film / Video; Minors in Writing & Theatre

SKILLS

Avid, Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro CC.

Familiar with shared media servers (ie. Unity, ISIS, EditShare).

Familiar with tape-less workflows (ie. Alexa, RED, EX3, 5D, P2).

Technically proficient. Experience building and troubleshooting edit systems.

Trained in professional VO for commercials, promos, documentaries, scratch/temp VO and more.

RELATED EMPLOYMENT

Film/Video School, California Institute of the Arts – Teaching Assistant for Graduate and Undergraduate students.

Film/Video Program,  Community Arts Partnership, Los Angeles – Teaching Assistant (foundations of video production and post-production to high school students).

Film/Video Production & Editing, California State Summer School For The Arts, Valencia, CA – Teaching Assistant (creative and technical film and video making and post-production to high school students).

EDITORS GUILD / IATSE 700 MEMBER

REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST