EDITOR

Brent Joseph is an editor with over twenty years of experience. He learned his craft by working as an assistant in the cutting rooms of David Fincher, Seth Rogen, and Larry Clark before collaborating as an editor on several features & TV episodes including: Queen of Paradis (Excellence in Documentary Feature Editing, Ashland Film Festival), Five Time Champion (SXSW), Shell Shocked (PBS), and MTV’s True Life: I’m Living in Iraq (Edward R. Murrow award for Best TV Network News Documentary).  Brent's short form work includes trailers for American Horror Story as well as content for Microsoft. He works on a variety of projects all connected by his dedication to telling emotionally engaging and imaginative stories.

FEATURES & TV

QUEEN OF PARADIS

Co-Editor

Directed by Carl Lindstrom

French artist Reine Paradis embarks on a dangerous and surreal road trip across the U.S. to complete her next body of work.

Winner: Excellence in Documentary Feature Editing, Ashland Film Festival

Available on Amazon Prime Video

SHELL SHOCKED

Editor, Co-Writer

Directed by John Richie

An investigation into the causes and possible solutions to the youth violence epidemic in New Orleans, frequent murder capital of the US.

 

National Broadcast on PBS

Available through America Reframed

FIVE TIME CHAMPION

Lead Editor

 

Directed by Berndt Mader

A small-town Texas drama about love, hope, petty theft, adultery, and the boundless opportunities presented by science.

Starring: Ryan Akin, Dana Wheeler-Nicholson, Jon Gries, Robert Longstreet, Betty Buckley

 

Music by Graham Reynolds, Soundtrack available on Apple Music. 

Premiered at SXSW

Available on Amazon

YOUNG MEN'S VOICES HAVE POWER

Editor, Co-Writer

Y.M.V.P. chronicles the lived experience of four young men growing up in the toughest neighborhoods in New Orleans. Camp Restore, a non-profit in New Orleans East that had received a grant from the Kellogg Foundation, engaged these men to learn how to document their lives with video. Entrusted with 50 hours of their footage and the directive to make a feature, I was rewarded with the most challenging and gratifying projects to date.

Available on Amazon Prime Video

MTV'S TRUE LIFE: I'M LIVING IN IRAQ

Co-Editor

Directed by David Schisgall

This look inside the early days of the Iraq war from the perspective of both Iraqi citizens and American soldiers was the first long-form documentary on Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 

Winner: 2005 Edward R. Murrow Award, Best TV News Documentary

COMMERCIALS & BRANDED

AMERICAN HORROR STORY

Season 3 Teaser Trailer

Co-Editor

Agency: mOcean

Creative Director: Greg Harrison

BOUNCE MEETS VOGUE

Editor

Directed by Bob Weisz

New Orleans bounce meets New York vogue in the "One Million Square Feet of Culture" campaign for Microsoft.

Agency: Mother

Produced by Court 13

Cinematography: Jake SpringfieldThe Ross Brothers.

FORD "EXPLORE"

Directed by Stephen Hunter

Tempt Films

(Director's cut)

HESTAN "NANOBOND"

Directed by Brian Bain

Tempt Films

Agency: The Ramey Agency

NEW ORLEANS PELICANS "WIN THE NIGHT"

 

Directed by Brian Bain

Tempt Films

Agency: Peter Mayer

ASSISTANT EDITING

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