Kevin Tent
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Kevin Tent
Kevin Tent
OccupationFilm editor, director
Years active1987-present

Kevin Tent is an American film editor and director. Tent has been elected to membership in the American Cinema Editors (ACE) and serves as a member of the board.[1] Kevin Tent is best known for being Alexander Payne's go-to film editor on films such as Nebraska, The Descendants, Sideways, and Election. Tent has been nominated for an Academy Award for best editing for The Descendants and won an ACE Eddie award for the same film and received three other ACE Eddie Award nominations for Election, Sideways and About Schmidt.[2] In addition to his career in editing, Tent also co-directed two films, Ultra Warrior (1990) and Blackbelt II (1993), and directed the 2017 film Crash Pad.[3][4]

Early life

Tent's early life was spent near Buffalo, New York.[5] He began his career editing educational films, then moved into the world of low-budget horror films, working on several projects with legendary producer Roger Corman.[6] Tent has since gone on to edit many high-profile films.

Selected filmography

See also


  1. ^ American Cinema Editors (ACE) Official Website
  2. ^ "Kevin Tent - Awards". IMDb. Retrieved 2017.
  3. ^ "Kevin Tent". IMDb. Retrieved 2017.
  4. ^ McNary, Dave (October 21, 2015). "Domhnall Gleeson, Thomas Haden Church, Christina Applegate Starring in Rom-Com 'Crash Pad' (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved 2017.
  5. ^ Leopold, Todd. "The CNN Profile: Invisible Oscar nominee makes the cut".
  6. ^ "Anne Coates and Kevin Tent on Editing Movies". Retrieved .

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