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In the end, it is the “client’s” video and what he wants should be your primary concern – Bottom line is whoever pays gets creative control.
That said, if he’s not paying for all this editing, then you have some decisions to make (like whether you continue).
I learned from a “client from hell” that a time limit is now built into my revisions clauses and the client pays for each hour of revisions after a certain amount (like 4-8 hours). My contract now is very specific about what gets delivered and for how much. (I got it from someone on a message forum and modified it to suit my work). As for who’s vision gets produced, in the end, it’s whoever is paying (in other words, you want creative control, do it on your nickel).