Arts & Entertainment

11 Essential Film Cuts, From Jump Cuts to Montages

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Nov 8, 2020 • 2 min read

After you have captured all of the raw footage for a short film or feature film, you can begin compiling the footage into a cohesive cinematic experience in the editing room. Editing is an important part of the post-production process. The film and video-editing process can be lengthy and involved, spanning many rounds of shaping and refining to fulfill the director’s vision.