Erinn Clancy is filmmaker who's work includes documentary, narrative, commercial, experimental and music video. Some projects he’s been involved with include editing a short documentary for two time Academy Award winning directors Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman in 2010. His editing work with artist Jason Akira Somma was exhibited at the GUGGENHEIM Museum in 2011. In 2012 he edited the pilot episode of PRIDE: The Series, which has been picked up by Amazon and nominated for six Indie Series awards. In 2013 he edited Writer's Block a short film starring Bryan Cranston, who's won five Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe and for his work on Breaking Bad. In 2014 he edited Year 33 a short documentary about Cambodia, directed by Kathryn Lejeune featured by the Creative Visions Foundations. In 2015 he edited The Day the Sky Turned Blue a short film by award winning director by Matthew Charof, that premiered at Cannes Film Festival. In 2016 and 2017, he was an editor on a feature documentary directed by Ngawang Choephel, who's first film Tibet In Song won a Grand Jury Prize at the SUNDANCE film festival. In 2018 he edited a short documentary about Syrian refugees that screeb for six months in an exhibition at the World Bank in Washington D.C. Where There is No Exit, a short film he shot in 2018 shot was screened the Filipino Embassy. His work has also been screened at multiple film festivals including TULCA Live (Ireland) the New York Short Film Festival, the San Fransisco International Film Festival, the Grove Film festival, the the Nevada City International Film Festival, the Coney Island Film Festival, Disorent Asian American Film Festival, and Willifest.
Erinn received the Presidential Achievement Scholarship from the California College of the Arts, where he earned a BFA in Media Arts from the Film Program.
He started his career as an assistant editor at Telling Pictures under the mentorship of Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, who's documentary work has won two Academy Awards®, five Emmy Awards, and three Peabody Awards. The Times of Harvey Milk (1984), Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt (1989) and The Celluloid Closet (1995).
He was also mentored by editor and director Sari Gilman, who's editing work was nominated for a Prime Time Emmy, Ghosts of Abu Ghraib (2007) and who's directorial debut Kings Point (2013) was nominated for an Oscar.
Erinn is currently based in Brooklyn, New York.