Oscar Nominee Sandra Adair
The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced Thursday that Oscar nominee and “Boyhood” film editor Sandra Adair will be a featured session speaker within the Creative Master Series at NAB Show, taking place in Las Vegas in April.
The announcement comes just days after Adair received her first Academy Award nomination for film editing for “Boyhood,” the critically-acclaimed drama that was nominated for a total of six Oscars and won three Golden Globe Awards, including the highly coveted Best Motion Picture – Drama.
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Adair, whose collaborations with acclaimed filmmaker Richard Linklater also include “Dazed and Confused” and the comedy hit “School of Rock,” will participate in “From DAZED to BOYHOOD: Collaboration over 22 Years,” a session to be moderated by veteran film editor Norman Hollyn and produced in partnership with American Cinema Editors (ACE).
“No one embodies the spirit of the Creative Master Series better than Sandra Adair,” said NAB president and CEO Gordon Smith. “Throughout her career, Ms. Adair has proven time and again that she is truly a master of her craft, and we are honored and delighted to have her participation as part of NAB Show.”
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“I want to thank NAB Show and ACE for the great honor of being a featured speaker during this year’s Creative Master Series,” said Adair.
Sandra Adair, ACE, is an award winning feature film editor who resides in Austin, Texas.
NAB Show, held April 11-16, 2015 in Las Vegas, is the world’s top electronic media show covering the creation, management and delivery of content across all platforms. It is supposed to be the ultimate marketplace for digital media and entertainment.