Behind the Blowout in Deepwater Horizon

Find out about visual FX story glue and stunts that hurt with editor Gabriel Flemming

Origin Stories

Top movie, television, and broadcast editors bring their projects to life using Media Composer. Watch their stories and discover how Avid can help you reach next level editing to accelerate your own storytelling.

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Cutting to the Chase of Baby Driver

Paul Machliss, ACE, takes Media Composer to the streets to edit Edgar Wright’s summer smash


Editing a Force of Nature with Gravity and Media Composer
From astronaut toys to the Academy Awards

The Hobbit comes to life with Media Composer magic

Learn from the creation of an epic


The Impossible Journey: Life of Pi
Taking moviemaking to a whole new dimension

In addition to movie making magic with Media Composer and The Hobbit, discover how editors create amazing visual effects with Star Trek Into Darkness footage.

No matter what your project, or where you are in your career — Avid Media Composer will help you tell your story.

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[Avid] allowed me to take the film with me and set up [Media Composer] on a mountainside or beside a lake and just keep cutting.

Jabez Olssen,
Editor of The Hobbit Trilogy

Avid is the only software that works with a huge action movie.

Gabriel Flemming,
Editor of Deepwater Horizon and Patriots Day