The Rule of Six

Walter Murch oscar winning editor of Apocolypse Now and The English Patient explains his 'Rule Of Six'.

Walter Murch has waved his magical editing skills on a number of classic films. Apocalypse Now earned him editing and sound mix Oscar nominations, leading to a win in sound mix, while The English Patient brought home the little gold man for both categories. He was also honored with an editing nomination for Cold Mountain, which he edited using Final Cut Pro. Being a leading figure in the world of filmmaking, there is much wisdom to absorb from Murch, and in this video, he shares an insightful look into the art of editing.