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Sheffield DocFest

Two films in the official Sheffield Doc/Fest 2015 line-up!

Sheffield Doc/Fest has announced its 2015 line-up and very excitingly it includes two films I edited: the world premiere of Michelle Coomber’s Thatcher documentary Generation Right and a retrospective screening […]

May 8, 2015
TV Academy Honors

Virunga honoured by the Television Academy

Following on from its Oscar and Bafta-nominations, Virunga continues its awards streak with a nod from The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The Academy, who also organises the Emmys, […]

April 16, 2015
Derek Boshier What Do Artists Do All Day

BBC4: What Do Artists Do All Day? Derek Boshier

What Do Artists Do All Day? is a well-established BBC4 documentary strand looking at the practices and philosophies of artists as they produce new work. I worked on an episode […]

April 14, 2015
Playing Ball BBC Drama iPlayer Comedy

Game On with BBC iPlayer comedy ‘Playing Ball’

Netball, high ambitions and homicidal tendencies cross paths in this deliciously dark BBC Drama comedy written by Selina Lim and directed by Rachna Suri. Part of the strand ‘Original Drama […]

April 5, 2015
Generation Right Thatcher Documentary

Generation Right: A Story of Good and Evil

I have just finished cutting an exciting and timely new documentary, Generation Right, which will be hitting festivals internationally later this year. THE ORIGINS OF GENERATION RIGHT Generation Right pieces […]

February 17, 2015
Nazi Boots Debs Paterson Holocaust

‘Nazi Boots’ Commemorates Holocaust Memorial Day

The Holocaust Memorial Day Trust commissioned nine artists, including Stephen Fry, to create works of art to commemorate the international Holocaust Memorial Day on the 27th of January, 2015. I […]

January 27, 2015
Virunga Oscar nomination

Finnish National Newspaper Picks Up on Oscar Story

Helsingin Sanomat, the national newspaper in Finland, published an article on Virunga‘s Oscar nomination. The piece delves into the issues highlighted by the documentary, bringing nationwide attention to the story. […]

January 17, 2015

Virunga receives an Oscar nomination for Best Documentary

The Oscar Academy revealed its nominations today for the 2015 Academy Awards and very excitingly Virunga was nominated for an Oscar in the Best Documentary category. The other nominees are […]

January 15, 2015
bafta film awards 2015

BAFTA nomination for Virunga

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has unveiled its annual film award nominations including the nominees for the Best Documentary. I’m very excited and proud that Virunga made […]

January 10, 2015
We Are Fire Vimeo Staff Pick

We Are Fire scores a ‘Vimeo Staff Pick’

Vimeo has selected our new short documentary,We Are Fire, as a Vimeo Staff Pick. Written and directed by Orlando von Einsiedel, We Are Fire tells the story of an Indian […]

December 10, 2014
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