EDIT2000 (Edit Decision Information Tools 2000) is an application which calculates and presents aggregate information about edit data given an edl file. It should suit editors, producers, directors, and people who want statistical data on their film, feature or series.
EDIT2000, the running web application, is available at
Features of EDIT2000 are:
- Quantitative analysis of an EDL file, and per reel, including
- Average shot length (ASL)
- Min/max edit lengths
- Edits by reel
- XML serialization
- Timeline of edits
Candidate future features are:
- Comparison of different edl files
- Online editor
- RDF visualization
Other features are planned, please see list of tickets for a more detailed list of work tasks ordered by EDIT2000 version. The parser is roughly based on the edl specification of CMX3600, but the full specification of this format is yet to be completely implemented.
EDIT2000 is a lightweight server-side web application at:
Information about the future versions of EDIT2000 can be found at
and current and older versions:
The development version of EDIT2000 is always available at
EDIT2000 is licensed under the creative commons attribution non-commercial license, see
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/ for details.
We are very interested in your feedback -- be it bug reports, suggestions of new functionality or just a thumbs up -- or down. Contact us on
but make sure you read our user feedback page first.
- See OtherEdlResources for help and inspiration from other edl resources and tools.