Tweet Film, television and digital media alumnus Pietro Scalia is no stranger to compiling a narrative in otherworldly settings. But this time, the picture was ready, green-lit and going. I was brought in quite late, almost eight weeks into the shoot.
After graduation, he decided to move to the United States to pursue his college education.
Shortly afterwards, he returned to United States on a work visa to pursue his career in Hollywood as a film editor. Later, he received an assistant editor position working with Oliver Stone. However, it was not easy to get the job. He got a contact through the sister of one of the assistant editors.
Scalia worked on such films as Wall Street and Talk Radio He later continued as an associate editor on Born on the Fourth of July and as an additional editor on The Doors. After five years of working with Oliver Stone, Scalia was finally asked to fully edit a film.
Scalia edited a sequel to the movie, Hannibal ten years later. Award for his work.
He earned two more Academy Award nominations: He also edited G. Jane and a pilot episode of a TV series American Gothic in late s.
Scalia also worked on Hannibal Risinga movie that tells a story of a teenaged Hannibal and his young sister Mischa Lecter after their parents are killed in World War II. It was directed by Peter Webber and released in A Star Wars Storywhich was released in May Pietro Scalia is an Italian-American film editor.
He was born in Catania (Sicily), but later he moved to Switzerland with his parents and attended Swiss-German schools until high school. He was born in Catania (Sicily), but later he moved to Switzerland with his parents and attended Swiss-German schools until high attheheels.com: March 17th, May 24, · Film, television and digital media alumnus Pietro Scalia is no stranger to compiling a narrative in otherworldly settings.
Film, television and digital media alumnus Pietro Scalia is no stranger to compiling a narrative in otherworldly attheheels.com has edited films from. Academy Award winning editor Pietro Scalia cut together JFK, almost a dozen Ridley Scott movies, and more.
Now, he's added a Star Wars movie to his incredible body of work with Solo: A Star Wars Story.
Check out our Pietro Scalia interview, which covers the train sequence, a surprise reveal, and more. Craig McKay was nominated the same year for editing The Silence of the Lambs.
Scalia edited a sequel to the movie, Hannibal ten years later. He also received a BAFTA Award and A.C.E. Award for his work.
Pietro Scalia worked with Bernardo Bertolucci on Little Buddha () and Stealing Beauty (), as well as with Sam Raimi on The Quick and the Dead (). Pietro Scalia has worked closely with several of the worlds best directors including Bernardo Bertolucci, Oliver Stone and Ridley Scott.
He has won an Oscar for JFK, Most recently he completed The Martian, starring Matt Damon and sat down with me for a nice talk about editing films.