Thelma Schoonmaker

Editor · Actor · Producer
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Thelma Colbert Schoonmaker is an American film editor who has worked with director Martin Scorsese for over fifty years. She started working with Scorsese on his debut feature film Who's That Knocking at My Door (1967), and edited all of Scorsese's films since Raging Bull (1980). Schoonmaker has received eight Academy Award nominations for Best Film... read more

Thelma Colbert Schoonmaker is an American film editor who has worked with director Martin Scorsese for over fifty years. She started working with Scorsese on his debut feature film Who's That Knocking at My Door (1967), and edited all of Scorsese's films since Raging Bull (1980). Schoonmaker has received eight Academy Award nominations for Best Film Editing, and has won three times—for Raging Bull (1980), The Aviator (2004), and The Departed (2006).

Birth Name

Thelma Colbert Schoonmaker

Born

Wednesday, 03 January 1940

Actress Filmography

Scorsese's Goodfellas Self 2015
Bad 25 Self 2012
Casting By Self 2012
The 84th Annual Academy Awards Self - Nominee 2012
The Story of Film: An Odyssey Self 2011
Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff Self - Interviewee / Herself – Interviewee 2010
Woodstock: Now & Then Self 2009
The Key to Reserva Herself / Self 2007
British Film Forever Self 2007
Painting with Light Self 2007
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Scorsese's Goodfellas Self 2015
Bad 25 Self 2012
Casting By Self 2012
The 84th Annual Academy Awards Self - Nominee 2012
The Story of Film: An Odyssey Self 2011
Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff Self - Interviewee / Herself – Interviewee 2010
Woodstock: Now & Then Self 2009
The Key to Reserva Herself / Self 2007
British Film Forever Self 2007
Painting with Light Self 2007
The 79th Annual Academy Awards Self - Winner 2007
Edge of Outside Self 2006
The 77th Annual Academy Awards Self - Winner 2005
Getting Made: The Making of 'GoodFellas' Self - Editor 2004
Filming for Your Life: Making 'After Hours' Self - Editor 2004
Edge Codes.com: The Art of Motion Picture Editing Self 2004
The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing Self 2004
The Making of 'Cape Fear' Herself / Self 2001
Glorious Technicolor Self / Self (as Thelma Schoonmaker-Powell) 1998
American Masters Self 1986
The 53rd Annual Academy Awards Self - Winner 1981

Producer Filmography

2020 Oscar Best Achievement in Film Editing Nominated
2012 Oscar Best Achievement in Film Editing Nominated
2007 Oscar Best Achievement in Film Editing Won
2005 Oscar Best Achievement in Film Editing Won
2004 Emmy Outstanding Multi-Camera Picture Editing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special Nominated
2003 Oscar Best Film Editing Nominated
1991 Oscar Best Film Editing Nominated
1981 Oscar Best Film Editing Won
1971 Oscar Best Film Editing Nominated
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