WINTER 2022
ASSISTANT EDITOR TRAINEES

Armir Camangian

 I started working in post-production at a digital studio in 2018. For 4 years, I edited for 5 reality shows that aired on YouTube. Now, I’m looking to move on to post-production work in television/films.

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Anthony Chang

My name is Anthony and I am pursing my passion in media as career. I have experience in video production, video editing, preproduction, cinematography, directing, producing, screenwriting, operations, social media marketing, reality TV, physical production, and production coordination. With the leadership roles I have held, I know how to better manage a team to complete projects effectively.  I Hope to become a professional Assistant Editor through this program and be able to work on bigger and bigger projects.

Stephanie Duong

Stephanie Duong is a film maker and editor based in Los Angeles, California. She had worked as post production assistant on scripted and unscripted projects for Lucasfilm and Truly Original. She also co-produced and edited her short film Asmund. Her dream is to become an editor for film and television.

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Tariq Edwards

I am a director, writer, videographer, editor at the helm of The Edwards Experience. I hail from Dumfries, VA and currently pursuing my Ph.D. in Visual Studies at the University of California - Irvine. I graduated with my B.A. in Mass Communications at the oldest and boldest HBCU in the state of South Carolina, Claflin University. I am also a proud son, older brother, mentor and a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated.

Jeremy Frisch

Growing up in Sacramento, Jeremy Frisch combined his  passion in theatre and DIY web videos to pursue his dreams of changing the film and television industry. Now in Los Angeles, he strives for originality and a fresh perspective in his current and future projects.

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Allah Hollis

Atlanta based production assistant with a demonstrated history of working in the motion pictures and film industry. Looking forward to turning my education and work experience into a unionized position in 2022.

Liliana Huantes

My name is Liliana Huantes and I am from San Antonio, Texas. Since I was young, my dream has been to express myself artistically as an Editor. I'm thrilled to continue making waves in my career while meeting and collaborating with the unique people that encompass the industry.

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Stephanie Ledesma

Stephanie Ledesma is a LA native and a first-generation Mexican-American and college graduate. Stephanie strives to utilize the powerful medium of film for more than just entertainment purposes, but as a tool of activism to tackle contemporary social issues. She is passionate about creating and contributing to projects that showcase underrepresented perspectives in front of and behind the lens.

Cory Lewis

Born and raised Chicago, I moved her to LA about 6 years ago to continue my dream of becoming an editor. I've been working in post management ever since, learning the ins and outs of the business. Now I'm ready to flex my creative muscles.

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Savannah Lewis

Hello, my name is Savannah Lewis, and I am a video editor. I received my BA in Cinema and Television from Cal State University of Fullerton, and since then I was able to edit for a few independent studios on short projects. Aside from editing, I enjoy creating art through physical media such as crochet and sketching. I look forward to increasing my editing abilities by working with a group of like minded individuals, and growing my network of friends and colleagues in the business.

Jaye Middleton

Jaye Middleton was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY and attended Lincoln University of PA where she obtained her BS in Health Science. After graduating, Jaye worked in healthcare while volunteering at the New York African Film Festival which peaked her interest in filmmaking. With a love for film and passion for holistic health and wellness, Jaye plans to combine the two and educate folks in marginalized communities on how to have optimal health and live in peace.

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Britni Robinson

Britini Robinson is a Brooklyn, NY based Artist and an aspiring Assistant Editor who recently graduated in August 2021 with a Bachelors in Cinema & Screen Studies and Political Science. Britini is most inspired by those who are willing to take a chance on themselves, pursuing their aspirations by setting goals and taking the necessary steps to achieve their dreams. This is most evident in her works as the Creator of ‘Enough’ and serving as a US Ambassador and media creator for “Hope Revival Children’s Organization.” Britini strives to be a part of the movement that brings awareness about social issues through different mediums. She leverages her education and skills to develop multifaceted perspectives, revealing and addressing these issues and injustices through the development of stories about the health and trauma within marginalized communities.

 

Ryan Thompson

A film student at LAFS majoring in Television Producing.

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Anthony Truss

Anthony Truss is a meticulous, diligent, and attentive Film and Television Editor with a sharp eye and keen sense of creativity. His passion for the arts began with his love for the saxophone, which he went on to play at Berklee College of Music. He moved to Los Angeles to further pursue and master his craft in filmmaking.

Mira Watkins

Mirra Watkins wears many hats depending on the day. She is a Video Editor, an Assistant Editor, a Screenwriter, a Poet, and a Mental Health Advocate. However, a storyteller and an escapist are what she identifies with the most. She has been fortunate enough to work as an Editor and Assistant Editor in an array of mediums: documentary, commercial, corporate, digital media, and unscripted. She plans to switch to narratives in hopes of providing others with worlds they can escape into.

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