ACE Eddie Awards to Honor 'CinemaEditor' Talent

The magazine's former EIC, Edgar Burcksen, and ex-editor, Vincent LoBrutto, will receive the Robert Wise Award at the 61st annual event on Feb. 19 in Beverly Hills.

Edgar Burcksen and Vincent LoBrutto will be honored with the Robert Wise Award at the American Cinema Editors' 61st annual ACE Eddie Awards on Feb. 19.

Burcksen is the former editor-in-chief, and LoBrutto, the former editor, of the ACE magazine CinemaEditor.

The Robert Wise Award recognizes a journalist "whose writing has contributed significantly in elevating public consciousness to the crucial role of editing in the filmmaking process."

"For almost 10 years, Edgar and Vinny shared an undying commitment to CinemaEditor. With their passion for the craft and art of editing, both have worked tirelessly to highlight the post-production process of film and television projects," the ACE board of directors said.

The awards dinner will be held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.