Toby Shimin


Editor Toby Shimin began her film career as a sound editor and switched to picture editing in 1988 when she cut The Children's Storefront which was nominated for an Academy Award. Since then, she has edited numerous films that have premiered at Sundance, including, How to Dance in Ohio, which won a Peabody Award, A Leap of Faith, Martha & Ethel, Miss America, Everything's Cool and the Sundance Audience Award winning films, Out of the Past and Buck, which was also short-listed for an Academy Award. In 2017, she received the prestigious Documentary Editing Award at the Woodstock Film Festival for HBO's 32 Pills: My Sister's Suicide. This is Home, won the Audience Award in World Cinema at Sundance in 2018 and her most recent film, Ernie & Joe will be premiering at the 2019 SXSW Film Festival.