It's always great to be honored by your peers.
The 63rd Annual ACE Eddie Awards ceremony took place on February 16, 2013, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, in Beverly Hills, California, and handed out awards for Best Documentary Feature, as well best television documentary and nonfiction series, and a well-deserved Lifetime Career Achievement Award.
This year, the Eddie for Best Documentary Feature was bestowed upon Malik Bendjelloul for editing Searching For Sugar Man, the film he also directed and wrote. Searching for Sugar Man is nominated for this year's Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, but not for an Oscar for Editing.
Maybe it's time for the Academy to introduce an Oscar for the best editing of a documentary. Read more...
(PHOTO: ACE Eddie Award statuette. Courtesy American Cinema Editors.)