Film Design: Michael Kahn As A Role Model

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INSPIRATIONS OF FILM DESIGN Hey brother do you remember when I was in the 9th grade, I started enjoying more and more films in my life then ever before. Remember that time when I started looking deeper into the films that I watched, at that time is when I decided I was going to make my videos of my own for fun. I bet you don’t know all about what happened at that age so I will tell you. At that moment I started my journey to become a film maker in the real world with real short films. However, I can’t take all the credit for just one day of being interested and watching funny and crazy movies whenever I wanted. This passion was created by one movie that I watched Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom. This movie inspired me and made me who I am today, as well as helping me through a lot of obstacles in my life. Therefore, the reason that I have chosen the guy who helped create it Michael Kahn as my role model in this paper. Well brother your most likely wondering who this guy and what he does? Michaels editing skills are what makes these movie creations come to life right before your eyes with movie magic as some people call it. Johnathan Paul describes “Michael Kahn as one of the most successful film editors in the business” (Paul, 2015). Michael Kahn the film editor now days when he first started he was not an editor in fact, he didn’t want to be an editor in the first place. Kahn, He started working in the mail room in New York and then slowly moved up one promotion at
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