In Moviola’s “Editor on Editing” series, Hardcore Henry editor Steve Mirkovich discusses his role in bringing the first-person POV feature-length film to fruition.
“I’ve never seen anything quite like it, I’ve never cut anything like it,” Mirkovich admits. “It was really important to me to relate to the character, to get into the character’s head. So when I looked at this, I thought, ‘How on earth am I going to relate to somebody who I, number one, never see. Number two, he doesn’t have a voicebox so I can’t hear him either.’ So how do you like somebody, how do you get into the performance, the selects, on somebody you never see?”
Watch the full interview here.