|Occupation||Film editor, & director|
|Years active||1987 - Present|
Kevin Tent is an American film editor. Tent's early life was spent near Buffalo, New York. He began his career editing educational films, then moved into the world of low-budget horror films, working on several projects with legendary producer Roger Corman. Tent has since gone on to edit many high-profile films. He is known for his long-standing partnership with filmmaker Alexander Payne. Tent has been nominated for three ACE Eddie Awards. He has been twice nominated for the ACE Eddie Award for Best Edited Feature Film - Comedy or Musical for Election and Sideways. His work on About Schmidt earned him a nomination for the ACE Eddie Award for Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic. In addition to his career in editing, Tent also co-directed two films; 1990's Ultra Warrior, and 1993's Blackbelt II.
|Basket Case 2||Frank Henenlotter|
|1996||Citizen Ruth||Alexander Payne|
|1999||Election||Alexander Payne||ACE Eddie Award nomination|
|Girl, Interrupted||James Mangold|
|2002||About Schmidt||Alexander Payne||ACE Eddie Award nomination|
|2004||The Clearing||Pieter Jan Brugge|
|Sideways||Alexander Payne||ACE Eddie Award nomination|
|2007||Mr. Woodcock||Craig Gillespie|
|The Golden Compass||Chris Weitz|
|2009||Hung (TV series)||Alexander Payne||Pilot episode|
|The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard||Neal Brennan|
|2011||The Descendants||Alexander Payne||Academy Award nomination|
- Leopold, Todd. "The CNN Profile: Invisible Oscar nominee makes the cut". cnn.com.
- "Anne Coates and Kevin Tent on Editing Movies". Iofilm.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-03-05.
- Kevin Tent - Awards
- Kevin Tent - IMDb