Friday On My Mind – Jill Bilcock

Posted on Jun 1, 2012 in Friday On My Mind

Friday on My Mind / Every Friday @ 5pm for FREE
ACMI
Australian Centre for the Moving Image
Federation Square, Melbourne, Australia
FREE tickets can be picked up from the ACMI Box Office on the day of the event from 10am. Places are limited:
First in best dressed
Friday June 1 : Jill Bilcock and the Final Cut
“The final cut of the movie is the last draft of the script.” Tarantino
One name ties together high profile directors such as Sam Mendes, Shekhar Kapur, Baz Luhrmann, Fred
Schepisi, PJ Hogan and Ana Kokkinos and that’s the extraordinary talent of Award winning editor Jill Bilcock.
Having been celebrated many times over locally and internationally through numerous awards, nominations and
associations, Jill Bilcock can only be described as a national treasure.
Her outstanding skill has helped shape the success of feature films including Romeo & Juliet, Moulin Rouge,
Elizabeth, Road to Perdition, Muriel’s Wedding, Evil Angels, The Dish, Blessed and most recently the box office
hit Red Dog … and that’s to name a few. Jill will provide insights into her editing process through selected clips
and talk about the editor’s unique role in influencing performance and building drama and emotion.
This is a rare opportunity to hear to one of the best in the industry talk about their craft.
The Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS) serves up fresh, free and topical mind food for screen
arts and broadcast practitioners and enthusiasts alike every week at ACMI. Hosted by Sandra Sdraulig, former
CEO of Film Victoria and Director of the Melbourne International Film Festival, Friday on My Mind is FREE and
open to all.
Come along and enjoy the informed and film literate host as she discusses creative practice with a range of
interesting guest practitioners each and every Friday throughout the year. The latest details on guests appear in
AFTRS’ weekly Victorian Red-Alert e-bulletin, which you can sign up to receive it via the AFTRS’ website:
AFTRS WEBSITE: www.aftrs.edu.au/
RED ALERT: www.aftrs.edu.au/redalert
Get your Friday fix of ideas and insight from some of the best in the business …
Sessions are usually Unclassified 15+ but on some occasions will include 18+ material.

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