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Walter Murch

American film editor and sound designer


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Walter Scott Murch is an American film editor, director, writer and sound designer. With a career stretching back to 1969, including work on THX1138, Apocalypse Now, The Godfather I, II, and III, American Graffiti, The Conversation, and The English Patient, with three Academy Award wins , he has been referred to by Roger Ebert as "the most respected film editor and sound designer in the modern cinema."

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University of Southern California

Private research university in Los Angeles, California, United States

Johns Hopkins University

University in Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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