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Edgar Burcksen (born 13 May 1947, Apeldoorn), is a Dutch film editor, who moved to he United States in 1985 after editing over 15 films in the Netherlands. He is a member of the American Cinema Editors and is fluent in English, German, French and Dutch. After a successful career as a film editor in The Netherlands, he settled in California, where he became the supervising editor for 52 episodes of "Seabert", a French cartoon that later became televised by HBO. Afterwards, Burcksen was hired by Colossal Pictures where he collaborated editorially on many commercials, including those for Disney, Budweiser, and Levi's. Burcksen was hired by ILM in 1989 to become the visual effects editor on "The Hunt for Red October". Based on his success, he was later assigned to post production on "Die Hard 2". Afterwards, Burcksen oversaw editing on "The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles". His work with George Lucas on the series earned him an Emmy for best editing in 1992. After the series, he became editor and post production supervisor on "500 Nations" and "Star Command".