Winners for the American Cinema Editors Awards went pretty much as expected. Oscar frontrunner William Goldenberg took home the award for Best Edited Dramatic Feature Film for Argo, while fellow Oscar nominees Jay Cassidy and Crispen Struthers won for Best Edited Comedy/Musical Feature Film for Silver Linings Playbook.
Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic
Argo, William Goldenberg
Best Edited Feature Film - Comedy/Musical
Silver Linings Playbook, Jay Cassidy and Crispin Struthers
Best Edited Feature Film - Animated
Brave, Nicholas C. Smith and Robert Grahamjones
Best Edited Documentary - Feature
Searching for Sugar Man, Malik Bendjelloul
Meanwhile, the Cinema Audio Society has legitimized Les Miserables as the frontrunner for the Best Sound Mixing Oscar by handing it their top honour last night. And as for the Animated category: more hardware for Brave (which I'll admit did deserved it for its terrific sound design).
Les Misérables: Simon Hayes, Andy Nelson, Mark Paterson, Jonathan Allen, Robert Edwards, Pete Smith
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Motion Pictures - Animation
Brave: Bobby Johanson, Tom Johnson, Gary Rydstrom, Andrew Dudman, Frank Rinella