Sandra Adair

Found Piece Productions

Sandra Adair is best known as the award winning film editor who has has had an ongoing artistic collaboration with film director Richard Linklater, having edited 24 films for him over the past 27 years. Some of the films she has edited for Linklater include the classic Dazed and Confused, the 2012 comedy Bernie, and the critically acclaimed Before trilogy, Before Sunrise, Before Sunset and Before Midnight, as well as the celebrated film Boyhood. Boyhood earned 6 Academy Award nominations, including Best Film Editing. Adair also won the prestigious Eddie Award for Boyhood from American Cinema Editors. Adair was nominated for an Eddie Award by the American Cinema Editors for School of Rock, and won the Best Edited Documentary at the Woodstock Film Festival in 2012 for the feature documentary Shepard and Dark. Her directorial debut, The Secret Life of Lance Letscher, which she also edited, premiered at SXSW in 2017.

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