February 25, 2010 13:04 ET

Avid to Host "Live" Interactive Chat With "Avatar" Editors

Oscar Nominated Team to Discuss the Ground-Breaking Post Production Process Behind History's Highest Grossing Film

TEWKSBURY, MA--(Marketwire - February 25, 2010) -

Who: Avatar's editorial team:  Editor Stephen Rivkin and Assistant Editor Jason Gaudio.

What: An Avid (NASDAQ: AVID) hosted interactive Web chat with the editorial team behind this year's nine-category Academy Award® Nominee, "Avatar." Avid® will lead an open discussion with Editor Stephen Rivkin and Assistant Editor Jason Gaudio. A "live" Q&A with virtual attendees will follow the discussion. 

When: Friday, February 26, 2010, 11:00 AM PT - 12:00 PM PT

Where to Watch:

Details: Avid will host a conversation and provide exclusive access to the editorial team behind "Avatar" -- the highest grossing film of all time. Attendees will be able to pose questions to the editors, gain unique insight into the creative process behind the film, learn about emerging and innovative production techniques like 3D filmmaking and walk away with an insider's view of where the industry is headed.

Participants are highly encouraged to ask questions during the Webcast, via the Avid Web chat interface.

A podcast recording will be available shortly after the conclusion of the event on

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