Jeff Ford helped the Russo brothers deliver a spectacular ending to Avengers: Endgame. Hear how his process factored into the biggest franchise of all time.
Earlier in the year, we learned that an editor came up with the idea to have Tony stark say “I am Iron Man” at the end of Avengers: Endgame. That editor was Jeff Ford, and he’s responsible for shaping a ton of the best moments in the Marvel universe.
Editors are often misunderstood, so it’s amazing to see one get the spotlight.
Collider recently did an incredible interview with Ford, where he not only explained the iconic line, but also talked about the little things done in the edit bay to make the movie sing and to make even the quiet moments echo through Marvel history.
Let’s look at some select quotes to see what he had to say.
How Editor Jeff Ford Shaped Avengers: Endgame
First, let’s hear what Ford had to say about the iconic quote he helped get inside the movie.
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