Adam Saewitz is a film editor and producer based in New York City and Los Angeles. He works on long- and short-form documentary, commercial and fiction films.
Most recently, Adam co-edited A Girl Named C, a feature documentary directed by Emily Kassie. The film premiered at the 2018 Austin Film Festival. Before that Adam worked with The New York Times Cooking Section editing their cooking guides.
Additional feature credits include treasure (cinematographer: dream hampton / Los Angeles Film Festival 2015); Exit 117 (associate producer / director: Kevin McMullin); Welcome to Shelbyville (assistant editor / director: Kim Snyder)
Adam has also edited short commercial and/or documentary films for clients including Billboard Magazine, Warp Records, Atlantic Records, LuckyMe, Sub Pop, NBC News, Anchor.fm, the Wall Street Journal, and NBC Telemundo. He was an intern at HZ Films (Public Record).
Born and raised in Philadelphia, he has a degree in filmmaking from New York University and studied documentary film, ethnography and human rights. After NYU Adam co-founded and directed the first three seasons of Brothers Green, a YouTube cooking show based in Brooklyn. In past he’s volunteered at The Bronx Documentary Center and is inspired by the mission and commitment to teaching and encouraging young students to learn about photojournalism.
adam.saewitz [at] gmail.com