About SAGE

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About SAGE

The South African Guild of Editors is a voluntary, non-profit company that represents film and video picture editors, assistant editors and sound editors. Since it was founded in 1994, SAGE has become a recognised player in the Film and Television industry.


What does SAGE do?

SAGE aims to promote the art of editing. We represent post-production professionals' interests at industry and government levels. We facilitate masterclasses, workshops, internships — and we host screenings and social events. We also offer a standard rate card, a pre-employment checklist and a job offer reporter


SAGE Exec 2022

SAGE is run by executive committee consisting of volunteers, who are full time professionals themselves.

SAGE Constitution

SAGE is governed by a constitution. It guides the objectives and operations of the guild. The last time the constitution was ammended was in 2012.

As an Non-Profit Company SAGE is governed by the SAGE constitution


 The Rough Cut Lab (RCL) aims to support South African films in the late offline story stage with directed consultation on story and character obstacles as well as close consideration into the workings of the film. 

SAGE is a non-profit company #2007/006516/08
and a non-profit organisation #268-737 NPO