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Walter Murch

Walter Murch has been a film editor and sound designer since 1969, nominated eight times by the Academy of Motion Pictures. He collaborated on the early films of Francis Coppola and George Lucas (THX-1138, The Godfather (parts I and II), The Conversation, American Graffiti, and Apocalypse Now), as well as editing Julia and The Unbearable Lightness of Being, and writing and directing Return to Oz. His most recent work was editing and mixing Anthony Minghella's The English Patient for which he won two Academy Awards. He is currently working on a re-edit and re-mix of Orson Welles's Touch of Evil, based on recently discovered notes by Welles.

Stories by Walter Murch published in Zoetrope: All-Story:
 Malaparte's "Partisans, 1944", Vol. 2, No. 3

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