Nicolas Chaudeurge is a French film editor who has cut over a dozen critically acclaimed and award-winning features and television shows. Chaudeurge collaborated closely with Andrea Arnold on her features Red Road and Fish Tank, which both won the Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, and later, on her experimental adaptation of Wuthering Heights. Other credits include The Hummingbird Project, directed by Kim Nguyen and starring Jesse Eisenberg and Salma Hayek, which premiered at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival. Chaudeurge also cut Nick Rowland’s 2019 debut feature Calm with Horses, starring Barry Keoghan and Cosmo Jarvis.
Chaudeurge has also collaborated with director Owen Harris on multiple projects, including 2018’s Troy: Fall of a City and the Emmy Award-winning Black Mirror episode San Junipero.
In 2014, Chaudeurge cut the New Zealand hit The Dark Horse and The Two Faces of January, which was the directing debut of Drive writer, Hossein Amini. During that year, he also edited Still Alice, for which Julianne Moore won the Best Actress Academy Award. Chaudeurge’s other editing credits include Academy Award-winner Kevin McDonald’s 2007 feature documentary My Enemy’s Enemy, and the 2008 Disney Nature wildlife feature The Crimson Wing.
Chaudeurge recently cut episodes of the UK hit show Top Boy for Netflix, the series The Third Day starring Jude Law for Marc Munden and HBO/Plan B, The First Lady with Cathy Schulman for Showtime, and 2021’s Cow with Andrea Arnold for BBC Films, which was included in the 2021 Cannes Film Festival’s Official Selection.