The Oscar Correlation Between Editing and Best Picture

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Anna Dimond of Variety explores the historical correlation between editing and Best Picture Oscar winners (only 9 films have won the latter without at least a nomination in the former category).

Say Gravity's co-editor Mark Sanger, “The editor needs to provide a canvas that complements all of the other aspects to tie them together. If an audience has engaged deeply enough with a story to nominate it for best picture, then they understand the pages were bound together in the editing.”

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