ISABEL SADURNI, MOTION PICTURE EDITOR isadurni@gmail.com • 917.686.9378 • www. isabelsadurni.com

FILM

The Newark Project, Washington-Koen Media,, Executive Producer,Orlando Bagwell. ,A Ford Foundation grantee. New York, NY,

Position: Editor

Documentary Four- part Series: Five ambitious students navigate a Newark public education system under reform and face increasing levels of obstacles in pursuit of their dreams. 

The American Nurse: Healing America, Carolyn Jones Productions, New York, NY , U.S. Distribution: DigiNext Position: Lead Editor

Documentary feature film: Through the personal lens of five American male and female nurses from diverse territories and backgrounds, the film shows us the daily, innovative work nurses do everyday that is transforming U.S. healthcare, one patient at a time.

Tootie's Last Suit, Pomagranite Productions, New York, NY

Position: Co-Editor

Documentary feature film: Against the back-drop of post-secessionist New Orleans and the birth of jazz music, the personal story of Tootie Montana shows us how a Native American - African American mason became the spiritual hero to the children and families of the Lower 9th Ward transforming deep racial angst and conflict into cultural pride as a Mardi Gras Black Indian.
Featured Cast: Wynton Marsalis, The Neville Brothers, Dr. John, Awards: Jean Rouch Documentary Film Award, Film Festivals: Tribeca, True/False, HotDocs

TELEVISION

"MAKERS", AOL, PBS, New York, NY Position: Co-Editor

Documentary, on-going series: Interviews with contemporary women in America tell the story of indomitible will, triumph over adversity and ingenuity indelibly marked in the characters of American women making history. Cast: Hillary Clinton, Carol Burnett, Sandra Day O'Connor Katie Couric and hundreds more.

VOD

Over 40 titles, The Criterion Collection, HULU, New York, NY Position: Editor

Documentary: Historians, scholars, critics and artists offer in-depth contextual explorations of the personal, historical and cultural significance of classical and contemporary cinematic masterworks.

EDUCATIONAL

"If I Could Tell You One Thing," Citizen Pictures, New York, NY Position: Camera, Editor, Co-Producer, Co-Director

Through inspiring, lively portraits, elders from a progressive living community in Northern California offer one piece of advice to the coming generation.

"The Power of the Sun" and over 40 short films, 100 People Foundation, New York, NY Position: Camera, Editor, Co-Producer, Co-Director

This international educational video series aimed at K-12, features global visionaries interacting with students as tomorrow's leaders sharing solutions to the 10 greatest global challenges we share. Awards: Cine Golden Eagle .

EDUCATION

Stanford University, California, M.A. from the Graduate Program in Documentary Film & Video University of California, Berkeley , B.A. from the Department of Philosophy

SKILLS

 Avid Media Composer, Premiere Pro, Final cut Pro Editing Systems, In-House Suite
Internet Broadcast/VOD Capabilities
Spanish and French languages, written and spoken
Interests: Avid Hiker, Naturalist, Ornothologist, Horseback-Rider, Be-Bop Jazz and Opera