Sandra Adair, A.C.E. is an award winning feature film editor who resides in Austin,
Texas, having moved there from Los Angeles in 1991. Adair has enjoyed an ongoing
artistic collaboration with film director Richard Linklater, having edited 17 films for him
over the past 20 years. Adair has had films premiere at the Toronto International Film
Festival, the Sundance Film Festival, the Cannes Film Festival and the Berlin
International Film Festival. Sandra was nominated for an Eddie Award for Best Editing
of a Musical or Comedy by the American Cinema Editors for School of Rock, starring
Jack Black, and won the Best Edited Documentary at the Woodstock Film Festival in
2012 for the feature doc Shepard and Dark, which is headed to the Cannes Film
Festival in 2013. Some of her other recent credits include Everything Must Go, starring
Will Ferrell, and the Before Sunrise, Before Sunset, Before Midnight trilogy starring
Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy. In addition, Sandra edited and co-produced the highly acclaimed film Boyhood, a film shot over the course of 12 years. Boyhood premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2014 and has been lauded by critics as “a masterpiece.”

Sandra has experience on studio features, indies,
documentaries and TV series. She is a voting member of the Academy of Motion
Picture Arts and Sciences and The American Cinema Editors and remains very active in
the local film community in Austin, TX as a mentor to young filmmakers and as a
member of the Austin Film Society.