David Burrows

David Burrows,ACE is most recently credited for his work on Christopher Miller and Phil Lord’s ‘The Lego Movie.’ Burrows together with Co-Editor Chris McKay won the American Cinema Editors Eddie Award for Best Edited Feature Film (Animation) in 2015 and was nominated for an Annie Award (Best Edited Animation Feature Film) the same year. His role on ‘The Lego Movie’ followed a collaboration with Director David Scott on the animated sci-fi family comedy ‘LEGO Star Wars: the Padawan Menace’. The original television movie aired in 2011 and earned a Best Short Animation nomination from the Australian Film Institute. Previously, he edited Zack Snyder’s animated fantasy adventure ‘Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole’, and was Visual Effects Editor on George Miller’s worldwide hit ‘Happy Feet’. Born in Dublin, Ireland, Burrows graduated from Dublin Institute of Technology in 1994 with a Master of Communications (Film Major). Burrows began his career as an Assistant Editor working on films in Ireland, the UK and Australia. His credits include ‘Michael Collins’, ‘The Avengers’, ‘Moulin Rouge!’, ‘Holy Smoke’ and ‘The Quiet American’ He is currently editing The Lego Batman Movie directed by Chris McKay. He is based in Sydney, Australia where he lives with his wife and three sons.