Frans Vandenburg ASE

Frans Vandenburg ASE

Frans Vandenburg ASE was made a Lifetime Member of the Guild after four decades in the industry. Dany Cooper ASE readily agreed to give a speech about Frans, and to help her write it, we asked Frans's colleagues, Assistants and students for stories and photos, and...
Jenny Ward

Jenny Ward

JENNY WARD LIFE MEMBER 2016 In 2016 it was decided to award Life Membership to one of the co-founders of the ASE, a very fitting 21st birthday present for our guild. In 1995, Jenny Ward was teaching at AFTRS. and getting very concerned about the decline of wages and...
Nicholas Beauman ASE

Nicholas Beauman ASE

Nicholas Beauman is highly regarded as one the best film editors in Australia.  Born in London, his family moved to Australia when he was two.  Nick grew up in Sydney, and headed back to London when he finished school. Nick started his illustrious career in 1960.  His...
Mike Honey

Mike Honey

Mike Honey has a wide experience of post production spanning several decades and has spent many years as a film editor working in both Australia and Canada on award winning drama and documentary projects. He has edited eight feature films and been nominated for three...
Roberta Horslie ASE

Roberta Horslie ASE

At 13 Roberta fell in love with cinema after seeing New York, New York and Star Wars back to back with her cinefile Aunt.  In year 12 she attended a forward thinking tech school with a Film & TV department, which ignited her interest in editing.  Straight out of...
Henry Dangar ASE

Henry Dangar ASE

16 years ago Henry Dangar was a pretty grumpy man - he was grumpy that the funding bodies had started to dictate the director’s choice of editor, destroying established working relationships. He was upset the ABC was dismantling its editing department, losing a...