Finlay Milne

Editor

PROFILE

With a wealth of experience across a broad range of award nominated & winning programmes, Finlay is a highly skilled offline Editor. He is creative, versatile & fast with significant technical knowledge. He is fluent in Avid & FCP.

All of this means that Finlay is always ready to rise to the challenge whilst keeping his sense of humour.

 

EXPERIENCE: Credits
Perfect Pub Walks with Bill Bailey

Comedian, musician and nature-lover Bill Bailey sets out on some of the best and most spectacular pub walks the country has to offer, taking in the Peak District, Somerset, Dorset and Suffolk.

Up & Away Films
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
Secrets of the Hells Angels

Upcoming series.

Arrow Media
for A&E Networks
DocumentaryEditor
Break Point

Series 2, Episode 7 ‘Wimbledon Finals’.

Box to Box Films
for Netflix
DocumentaryEditor
Moors Murders

Finlay cut all three episodes of this True Crime archive documentary.
NOMINEE for BFE Cut Above Awards 2023:
Best Edited Series Documentary or Non-Fiction Programme

Map TV
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
Ambulance Series 2

Giving viewers an exclusive insight into how West Midlands Ambulance Service deals with an ever growing population & its health extremes.
BAFTA WINNER

Dragonfly TV
for BBC One
DocumentaryEditor
Hospital Series 1 - 7

The story of the NHS in unprecedented times.
Taster edit & Episodes from day 1 of series 1 to Series 7.
Exec Simon Dickson/Lorraine Charker-Phillips
BAFTA NOMINEE + RTS WINNER

Label 1
for BBC Two
DocumentaryEditor
Narco Wars: 'Narco Cult'

Nazario Moreno turns a drug cartel into Mexico’s first Narco Cult.
Execs: Fred Hepburn/Ralph Perring

Wall to Wall
for Nat Geo
DocumentaryEditor
The Great British School Swap

In a radical experiment that explores racial segregation in Britain, pupils from schools in very different areas swap places.
Episodes 1-3
Exec: Darren Kemp, SE: Martin Fuller
GRIERSON + BROADCAST NOMINEE

Top Hat TV
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
Educating Greater Manchester Series 2

A warm and honest exploration of what life’s like for students and their teachers at Harrop Fold, a secondary school at the heart of a changing community in Salford.

TwoFour Prods
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
Love & Hate Crime 'Honour Killings'

A death row convict denies a series of honour killings linked to his daughter, but secrets from his past tell a different story.
Series 2, Episode 3
Exec: Darren Kemp

Top Hat TV
for BBC Three
DocumentaryEditor
Bring Back Borstal

A group of young offenders are put through a challenging regime to see if they can break their cycle of bad behaviour.
SD: Martin Conway EP: Mark Saben

Wall to Wall
for ITV
DocumentaryEditor
Trust Politics

Anthony Seldon draws up a manifesto to rebuild trust between politicians and the public.

BBC TwoDocumentaryEditor
Secret History: Who Killed Shergar

EP: Steve Carson.
1 x 49 mins
IFTA NOMINEE

Twenty Twenty
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
Secret History: Exodus 1947

Using original American film of refugee Jews on their journey to Palestine.
EP: Claudia Milne

Twenty Twenty TV
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
Art of Russia

Presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon.
EP: Basil Comely
BAFTA NOMINEE

BBC TwoArts DocumentaryEditor
40 Year Old Virgins

Following Clive & Rosie as they embark on a radical two-week course of sex therapy in the US. Will the highly skilled sex surrogates be able to help them in their quest to go all the way.
PD: Martin Fuller EP: Danny Fenton

Zig Zag TV
for Channel 4 & Netflix
Observational DocumentaryEditor
World's Strictest Parents

Unruly British teenagers are sent abroad to live with strict families in an experiment to find out the right way to bring up a child.
PD: Martin Fuller SP: Sam Whittaker
EMMY WINNER

Twenty Twenty
for BBC
Observational DocumentaryEditor
Faking It: Alex The Animal

A young post Oxford student trains to be a hard man East End bouncer.
Series 1. PD: Mike Warner EP: Stephen Lambert
1 x 50 mins
BAFTA NOMINEE

RDF TV
for Channel 4
Observational DocumentaryEditor
Jamie's Kitchen

EP: Peter Moore
GRIERSON WINNER + BAFTA NOMINEE

Talkback Thames
for Channel 4
Observational DocumentaryEditor
Conspiracy Files: 9/11 The 3rd Tower

Delving into the final mystery a third tower at the World Trade Centre, which also collapsed but was never hit by an aeroplane.
SP: Mike Rudkin EP: Sam Anstiss
1 x 60 mins

BBCDrama DocumentaryEditor
The Spy Who Conned Me

Posing as an MI5 Agent for years, Robert Hendy Freegard lived a James Bond lifestyle while systematically destroying the lives of those who believed in him.
PD: Damon Thomas EP: Kate Bailiff
1 x 49 mins

Century Films
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
The Power of Art: Rothko

Simon Schama on Mark Rothko, King of the American Abstract Expressionists.
BAFTA NOMINEE

BBC ArtsDrama DocumentaryEditor
Age of Terror

Terror International: ‘The Entebbe Hijack’.
10 Days of Terror: ‘The Enniskillen Bomb’.
Exploring the impact & legacy of major acts of terror from the last 30 years.
PD: Steve Condie
2 x 59 mins

BBC TwoDrama DocumentaryEditor
Psycho: Kill Me If You Can

The story of how a gifted teenager recruited his friend to kill him.
EP: Nick Curwin
1 x 49 mins

Firefly Prods
for Channel 4
Drama DocumentaryEditor
The Mafia

With remarkable access to FBI & DEA agents & former mobsters, get intimate detail on the cutthroat deals, gangland assassinations & secret rituals within the infamous global mob.
2 x 50 mins

Wall To Wall
for Nat Geo & Channel 5
Drama DocumentaryEditor
Generation Jihad

Peter Taylor investigates the terrorist threat from young Muslim extremists radicalised on the internet.
PD: Leo Telling SP: Sam Bagnall
BAFTA NOMINEE

BBC TwoCurrent AffairsEditor
Dispatches: The Truth About Street Weapons

2008 saw a staggering number of teenage gang & knife attacks on Britain’s streets with a death toll comparable to that of troops fighting in Afghanistan & Iraq. This films follows Dr Tunje Lasoye, Head of Accident & Emergency at Kings College Hospital as he embarks on a journey across Britain. He meets police officers battling against the rising tide of violence, the victims and those left behind.
1 x 60 mins

ITN Prods
for Channel 4
Current AffairsEditor
Panorama: You Can Run...But Can You Hide?

Reporter Simon Boazman sees first hand just how much data is being held on each of us & just how easy it is for it to end up in the wrong hands.

Evolve TV
for BBC
Current AffairsEditor
Panorama: Porn Wars

Britain has the toughest porn laws in the western world but can they really stop the tide of foreign porn.
RTS Award NOMINEE

BBCCurrent AffairsEditor
Panorama: A Costly Cure
BBCCurrent AffairsEditor
First Dates Series 2 - 5

BAFTA WINNER

Twenty Twenty
for Channel 4
Constructed FactualEditor
Child Genius Series 3
Wall To Wall
for Channel 4
Constructed FactualEditor
The Choir Sing While You Work Series 1 - 2

BAFTA NOMINEE

Twenty Twenty
for BBC
Constructed FactualEditor
The Apprentice

Series 8, Episode 5

Talkback Thames
for BBC
Constructed FactualEditor
Young Apprentice

Series 2, Episode 5
BAFTA WINNER

Talkback Thames
for BBC
Constructed FactualEditor
Secret Millionaire: Mike Holland
RDF
for Channel 4
Constructed FactualEditor
Wife Swap

BAFTA WINNER

RDF
for Channel 4
Constructed FactualEditor
CONTACT DETAILS

For all bookings please call (+44) 020 7287 6110 or email hello@tovs.co.uk

EQUIPMENT

Avid: Symphony, Media Composer
Final Cut Pro (FCP)

ADDITIONAL INFO

Jazz and Blues musician. Non-smoker. Full driving license.