Anne V Coates was a veteran of Hollywood film editing, making her way from leafy Surrey to Hollywood via the Arabian desert. She had first-rate skills and a phenomenal career.
We celebrate her life and work in this episode.
Some ace footage of chinagraph film marking can be found here: https://www.gettyimages.co.uk/detail/video/1940s-close-up-hands-of-man-editing-film-on-stock-video-footage/670-83
The match match cut can be found here: https://vimeo.com/52693433
Did you come to tussle? Tuffy came to tussle.