David Brenner (November 3, 1962 – February 17, 2022) was an American film editor known (along with fellow film editors Joe Hutshing, Pietro Scalia, and Julie Monroe) for being one of director Oliver Stone's "hot shot" group of up-and-coming film editors. He was elected as a member of the American Cinema Editors.
|Born||3 November 1962|
Hollywood, California, U.S.
|Died||17 February 2022 (aged 59)|
Brenner died on February 17, 2022, at the age of 59.
|1988||Talk Radio||Oliver Stone||Co-editor with Joe Hutshing|
|1989||Born on the Fourth of July||Oliver Stone||Co-editor with Joe Hutshing|
Oscar winner for Best Film Editing
|1991||The Doors||Oliver Stone||Co-editor with Joe Hutshing|
|1992||Night and the City||Irwin Winkler|
|1993||Heaven & Earth||Oliver Stone||Co-editor with Sally Menke|
|1994||The River Wild||Curtis Hanson||Co-editor with Joe Hutshing|
|Independence Day||Roland Emmerich|
|1997||Lolita||Adrian Lyne||Co-editor with Julie Monroe|
|1998||What Dreams May Come||Vincent Ward|
|2000||The Patriot||Roland Emmerich||Co-editor with Julie Monroe|
|2001||Kate & Leopold||James Mangold|
|2004||The Day After Tomorrow||Roland Emmerich|
|2006||World Trade Center||Oliver Stone||Co-editor with Julie Monroe|
|2009||2012||Roland Emmerich||Co-editor with Peter Elliott|
|2010||Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps||Oliver Stone||Co-editor with Julie Monroe|
|2011||Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides||Rob Marshall||Co-editor with Wyatt Smith|
|2013||Man of Steel||Zack Snyder|
|2014||300: Rise of an Empire||Noam Murro||Co-editor with Wyatt Smith|
|Escobar: Paradise Lost||Andrea Di Stefano||Co-editor with Maryline Monthieux|
|2016||Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice||Zack Snyder|
|2017||Justice League||Zack Snyder
|Co-editor with Richard Pearson and Martin Walsh|
|2021||Zack Snyder's Justice League||Zack Snyder|
|2022||Avatar: The Way of Water||James Cameron||Posthumous release, Co-editor with James Cameron, John Refoua and Stephen E. Rivkin|
|2024||Avatar 3||James Cameron|
Academy Award nominations & winsEdit
Other awards and nominationsEdit
- Dargis, Manohla (June 13, 2013). "Part Man, Part God, All Hunk 'Man of Steel' Depicts a Striving Stranger in a Strange Land". The New York Times.
- "American Cinema Editors > Members", webpage archived by WebCite from this original URL on 2008-03-04.
- David Brenner, Oscar-Winning Film Editor for Oliver Stone, Dies at 59