collin hotchkiss


roman candle


  • feature
  • editor & executive producer
  • director: joe blank
  • feature
  • first assistant editor
  • editor: scott k. foley
  • feature
  • first assistant editor
  • editor: waldemar centeno
  • feature
  • first assistant editor
  • editor: david marks


  • short film
  • editor
  • director: hlumela matika
  • edinburgh film festival, in competition
  • feature
  • first assistant editor
  • editor: thomas m. vogt
  • short film
  • director, cinematographer, editor
  • senior thesis project
  • official selection, buffalo international film festival
  • official selection, london experimental
  • official selection, santa fe international film festival
  • winner, best drama, syracuse student film festival 2017
  • official selection, hollywood short film festival 2018


  • bachelor of fine art in film, summa cum laude
  • 35mm film production program
  • associate's degree in electronic media communications, digital media

professional skills

  • 10+ years of video editing experience with avid media composer, adobe premiere pro, davinci resolve, and final cut pro
  • proficient assistant editor with experience in sound, vfx, and color turnovers
  • filemaker pro and airtable database design and administration
  • extensive knowledge of the adobe creative cloud including premiere pro, after effects, photoshop, audition, and indesign
  • extensive workflow experience with arri, canon, and sony digital cinema systems