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Film and Video Editor Mock Interview

To help you prepare for your Film and Video Editor interview, here are 30 interview questions and answer examples.

Film and Video Editor was written by and updated on September 26th, 2016. Learn more here.

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Would you prefer to work as a full time employee or as a contracted freelancer?

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List of 30 Film and Video Editor Interview Questions & Answers

  1. 1.

    Would you prefer to work as a full time employee or as a contracted freelancer?

  2. 2.

    Are you willing to work overtime to meet a deadline?

  3. 3.

    Who do you admire most in the film industry?

  4. 4.

    When was the last time you faced a high-pressure situation and how did you react?

  5. 5.

    What has been your biggest professional disappointment?

  6. 6.

    Do you work well on a team?

  7. 7.

    What are your career goals?

  8. 8.

    What is the most difficult part of being a film and video editor?

  9. 9.

    What do you like least about being a film and video editor?

  10. 10.

    Why did you choose to pursue a career as a film and video editor?

  11. 11.

    What do you like most about being a film and video editor?

  12. 12.

    What is the most rewarding part of being a film and video editor?

  13. 13.

    Are you a detail oriented person?

  14. 14.

    How is your vision?

  15. 15.

    What equipment do you use for filming? (i.e lens and/or lighting)

  16. 16.

    What are you looking for in terms of career development?

  17. 17.

    Do you work well under pressure?

  18. 18.

    How do you react to criticism about your work?

  19. 19.

    Who do you admire the most in film editing?

  20. 20.

    How would you describe yourself as a Film and Video Editor? What techniques and styles do you deploy?

  21. 21.

    What are you most proud of in your career?

  22. 22.

    Tell me about your favorite project as a film and video editor.

  23. 23.

    What are your salary expectations?

  24. 24.

    How do you present your edited and final work to your client(s)?

  25. 25.

    What are your preferred working hours?

  26. 26.

    Were you part of a student filmmaker society during university?

  27. 27.

    What program(s) do you use for video editing?

  28. 28.

    In your opinion, what is the most exciting advancement in the industry this year?

  29. 29.

    Do you aspire to be a director or producer one day?

  30. 30.

    What type of leadership style do you take direction best from?