Mission Statement


Irish Screen Editors is a non-profit guild of professional editors and assistant editors. Our goal is to enhance the prominence and recognition of experienced editors in all media.  Through a shared sense of community, we hope to improve transparency around working conditions, pay and advancement within our profession.  Our aim is to empower professional editors and work together toward the common goal of reinforcing the respect for the art and craft of editing in Ireland.

Who We Are


Irish Screen Editors is a professional guild dedicated to:

Supporting the pursuit of excellence in the profession and bolstering respect for the craft of editing.

Bringing together editors and assistant editors who share a common desire to advance the prestige of the profession.

Cultivating a community of transparency and mutual support.

See our News page to read our report outlining the range of activities and events created since ISE's formation in early 2019.


See our Resources page to read/download our guides to help editors and assistants manage their working lives.

ISE is a member of Screen Guilds of Ireland which represents Irish Film and Television Workers across the various Departments within the Irish Film and Television Industry.

See www.sgi.ie for more information.

The ISE committee: Eoin McDonagh, Hugh Chaloner, Jenny Russell, Cara Holmes, and Tony Kearns.