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Film and Television Editors

Experience, Skills, and Personality Traits

Unless you earn a degree in film or video editing, it will take four to 10 years of on-the-job experience (as an assistant or apprentice) to become an editor. Additionally, any experience you can obtain using editing software programs will be useful.

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