Avid Media Composer 6 in Action

Cutting Bourne Legacy on Avid

John Gilroy is the brother of director Tony Gilroy and editor of films like Michael Clayton, Warrior and Salt. In this interview by Oliver Peters, John discusses the post production workflow he used for the latest installment of the Bourne franchise.

We used several Media Composer systems connected to Unity shared storage. The editorial team, run by first assistant editor Jim Harrison, started with four people and has more than doubled as the film nears its completion.

What’s new in Media Composer 6

In this 2 hour introduction to Avid Media Composer 6 Corey Tedrow walks through the new features and greater format interoperability in the latest release. If you’re considering the move to Avid MC6 then this should give you a good overview of the product and its capabilities.

Media Composer Tutorials

This 10 minute tutorial from premiumbeat shows you how to totally customise your Avid workspace and have the new customised layouts switch around at the press of a button.

In another tutorial from premiumbeat you can learn how to use the phrasefind utility in which you can type in a phrase and phonetically search through your audio to find that sound bite.

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