Congratulations to the 2020 AFI Award Winners

February 26, 2021 Feb. 26, 2021

The American Film Institute Awards came to a close today in the form of a virtual benediction. We are delighted to have collaborated on several recognized projects. Congratulations to all those honored!

Head over to the American Film Institute’s website to see exclusive content and programming featuring special guests from the AFI Awards winners of 2020.


Here are some of our highlights…

Movies of the Year

Da 5 Bloods


  • Colorist: Stephen Nakamura
  • Finishing Editor: Chad Schermerhorn
  • Additional Finishing Editor: John Diesso
  • Director: Spike Lee
  • DP: Newton Thomas Sigel
  • Editor: Adam Gough


Judas and the Black Messiah



Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom


  • Colorist: Stefan Sonnenfeld
  • Additional Colorist: Andrew Geary
  • Finishing Editor: Chad Schermerhorn
  • Additional Finishing Editor: John Diesso
  • Director: George C. Wolfe
  • DP: Tobias A. Schliessler
  • Editor: Andrew Mondshein


The Trial of the Chicago 7


  • Colorist: Skip Kimball
  • Director: Aaron Sorkin
  • DP: Phedon Papamichael
  • Editor: Alan Baumgarten


Television Programs of the Year

The Mandalorian


  • Supervising Finishing Artist: Steve Scott
  • Senior Finishing Artist: Charles Bunnag + Adam Nazarenko
  • Finishing Editor: Joe Ken + Chad Schermerhorn
  • Director: Jon Favreau, Peyton Reed, Bryce Dallas Howard, Carl Weathers, Dave Filoni, Robert Rodriguez + Rick Famuyiwa
  • DP: Barry Baz Idoine, Matthew Jensen + David Klein
  • Editor: Adam Gerstel, Andrew S. Eisen, Dylan Firshein + Jeff Seibenick


Mrs. America


  • Supervising Colorist: Tom Poole
  • Colorist: Andrew Geary
  • Finishing Editor: Nicholas Figueroa
  • Director: Anna Boden, Ryan Flack, Amma Asante, Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre + Janicza Bravo
  • DP: Jessica Lee Gagné, Chris Teague + Pepe Avila del Pino
  • Editor: Todd Downing, Emily Greene + Robert Komatsu