Thelma Schoonmaker is a Actor, Director, Production Supervisor, Assistant Director and Editor American born on 3 january 1940 at New York City (USA)
If you like this person, let us know!
Nationality USABirth 3 january 1940Thelma Schoonmaker (born 3 January 1940) is an American film editor who has worked with director Martin Scorsese for over forty years. She has edited all of Scorsese's films since Raging Bull, first working with Scorsese in his debut feature film Who's That Knocking at My Door. Schoonmaker has received seven Academy Award nominations for best editing, and has won three times (for Raging Bull, The Aviator, and The Departed).
(79 years) at New York City (USA
Schoonmaker was married to film director Michael Powell from 19 May 1984 until his death in 1990. Since his death, Schoonmaker has been dedicated to preserving the films and honoring the legacy of her husband, who directed many classic films, including The Red Shoes. She was introduced to Michael Powell by Martin Scorsese and London based film producer Frixos Constantine.