Sabine Krayenbühl


Sabine Krayenbühl, Editor


Classes taught:
Editing I

Sabine Krayenbühl is an award-winning filmmaker with over twenty theatrical documentaries and narrative features to her credit. She co-directed and edited the NEH-supported documentary LETTERS FROM BAGHDAD, which showed in the US in over 70 venues and was broadcast on PBS, ARTE and the BBC. Editing work includes the Academy Award-nominated feature documentary MY ARCHITECT: A SON'S JOURNEY, for which the American Cinema Editors nominated her for an Eddie Award; and the highly popular documentaries MAD HOT BALLROOM; THE BRIDGE; MY REINCARNATION; PICASSO AND BRAQUE GO TO THE MOVIES (produced by Robert Greenhut and Martin Scorsese); and most recently HBO’s THE PRICE OF EVERYTHING. She has been a consultant to documentarians on the art of the edit, served on numerous panels and taught classes at NYU, Columbia University and the New School for Social Research. Krayenbühl has also served on the editing jury of the Woodstock International Film Festival and has a BFA from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. 

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SocDoc at SXSW Festival 2020
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SocDoc at SXSW Festival 2020

Winter is nearly behind us which means its time to kick off the 2020 festival season! 

SocDoc has a strong showing at South By Southwest this year. So if you' Read More
Camera, Sound & Budgeting Winter Weekend Workshops
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Camera, Sound & Budgeting Winter Weekend Workshops

Interested in improving your documentary skills? Here are five workshops which can give you a whole range of skills to explore the wonderland of documentary. Whatever your professional background, these small classes will provide targeted and hands-o Read More
Sundance 2020: Alumni films at the festival!
January 14, 2020

Sundance 2020: Alumni films at the festival!

The SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL 2020 has announced their line up, which includes seven SocDoc titles!

In the US Documentary Competition, three of the sixteen selected features have SocDoc Alumni and Faculty on crew:
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DOC NYC 2019 - SocDoc in Abundance!
October 21, 2019

DOC NYC 2019 - SocDoc in Abundance!

We are thrilled to see so many SocDoc filmmakers a part of this year’s DOC NYC line-up! DOC NYC, America's largeset documentary festival, is entering it's tenth year, November 6-15, 2019. We are proud long-time supporters of the festiva Read More