Guest Filmmaker Week | Maysie Hoy

UCI DigiFilm | Guest Filmmaker Week

Maysie Hoy

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

6:00 - 7:15 p.m.

Via Zoom

Join us for a Zoom conversation with Emmy-nominated feature film editor Maysie Hoy, ACE. Maysie will talk about her approaches to editing and the working life of a film and television editor. After the conversation, we will have 15 minutes of Q&A. This talk is part of our Guest Filmmaker Week and is made possible with the generous support of UCI Illuminations, and produced in partnership with DigiFilm Society at UC Irvine.

About the Guest Speaker

Maisie Hoy, ACE began working in 1975 for Robert Altman and continued for eight years, first as an assistant editor on Nashville and 3 Women and then as co-editor of The Player (with Geraldine Peroni). Hoy also edited The Joy Luck Club and Smoke for Wayne Wang. Between 2007-2014, she edited fourteen films for Tyler Perry, from Daddy’s Little Girls to The Single Moms Club. She received an Emmy nomination for Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors. Hoy has thirty-nine film credits.

The event is free and open to the public. Space is limited.

RSVP for a free ticket here.

View the entire series here.


UCI DigiFilm | Guest Filmmaker Week

May 26 - 29, 2020

UCI Digifilm presents five guest filmmakers and industry professionals for conversations with students and the public. All events are free and open to the public. Space is limited. RSVP for a free ticket at

May 26: Jason Bauer, Local 600, digital imaging technician
May 27: Grace Lee, independent producer & director and writer working in both narrative and non-fiction film.
May 27: Maisie Hoy, ACE, Emmy-nominated feature film editor.
May 28: Rachel Mason, artist, musician and filmmaker from Los Angeles.
May 29: Quyen Tran, Los Angeles-based cinematographer

May 27, 2020 - 6:00pm
May 27, 2020 - 7:15pm