BADDELEY, W. HUGH:
The Technique of Documentary Film Production. Focal Press, 1975.
A discussion on the whole range of documentary film production techniques including basic advice on cutting.
The Technique of Editing 16mm Films. 5th edn. Focal Press, 1988.
A detailed exploration of the basic and finer points of editing 16 mm films from rushes to answer print.
Your Film and the Lab. 2nd edn. Focal Press, 1983.
The laboratory’s contribution to film making is examined in depth.
REISZ, KAREL and MILLAR, GAVIN:
The Technique of Film Editing. 2nd edn. Focal Press, 1968.
A study of the artistic aspects of film cutting. Interesting when the basic techniques have been mastered.