Liz Roe

Editor

PROFILE

Liz is a highly motivated and experienced Emmy nominated film editor (2023 – Stanley Tucci Searching for Italy), with significant credits in Hollywood feature films, British mainstream television and streamers. Many of the projects she has worked on have received BAFTA, Golden Globe, Grierson and Emmy nominations and awards.

With over 20 years in documentary and factual, Liz brings a strong sense of narrative and structure, strongly influenced by her beginnings in drama. She is frequently employed on projects that value early creative input, and projects that require a fresh perspective to get them to completion.

Liz is an original thinker but loves working collaboratively; she strives for the very best creative outcome in everything she undertakes.

 

EXPERIENCE: Credits
No Taste Like Home

Queer Eye’s Antoni Porowski takes famous guests on an international journey into their past through food.
Edit Producers: Kate Dart/Christian Watt

Studio Ramsay
for Nat Geo
DocumentaryEditor
Simon Reeve’s Return to Cornwall

Special return episode where Simon discovers what life is like for the local people of Cornwall during the harsh winter months.
Director: Ruth Meyer

Beagle Media
for BBC Two
DocumentaryEditor
Eva Longoria: Searching for Mexico

Eva Longoria traverses across Mexico exploring one of the most popular, and arguably misunderstood, global cuisines, starting with Mexico City.
Director: Jenny Dames

Raw TV
for CNN
DocumentaryEditor
Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy

Stanley Tucci visits the region of Calabria (S2, Ep2).
Edit Producer: Francesco Ficarra
Nominated individually for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Picture Editing with the series winning Outstanding Hosted Nonfiction Series for the third consecutive year.

Raw TV
for CNN
DocumentaryEditor
Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy

Stanley Tucci visits the region of Piedmont in the Emmy-winning travel and food series (S2, Ep5).
Director: Gareth Johnson

Raw TV
for CNN
DocumentaryEditor
The Woodland Workshop

Style setting first 4 episodes of first series celebrating the skills and craft of a team of professionals tasked with creating handmade pieces for people who do amazing things for others.
Edit Producer: Tony Dillamore

Ricochet
for Discovery UK
Factual EntertainmentEditor
Inside the Tower of London

1 hour doc exploring the history and everyday life of the Tower of London.
Director: Freddie Martin

Lion TV
for Channel 5
DocumentaryEditor
Remarkable Places to Eat

1 hour doc. Fred Sirieix joins food writer Rachel Khoo in Vienna, where she shares some of her favourite foods and restaurants.
Edit Producer: Rebecca Whyte

Outline Prods
for BBC Two
DocumentaryEditor
Girls on Girls

2 x 30 minute doc following five women as they explore each other’s lives and consider what it is to be a woman in Britain today.
Edit/Exec Producer: Tara Jang

Little Gem Prods
for BBC Three
DocumentaryEditor
Hairy Bikers Go North

1 hour doc following the biker chefs as they travel across northern England in search of the exciting entrepreneurs and ideas that are driving the new food scene.
Edit Producer: Niall Fraser

South Shore
for BBC Two
DocumentaryEditor
Drag Lab

1 hour doc following drag collective ‘The Family Gorgeous’ as they embark on a national road trip and bring the joys of drag to the British public.
Edit/Series Producer: Claudia Webster

Summer Films
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
Great Australian Railway Journeys

1 hour doc following Michael Portillo as he travels from Adelaide to Perth exploring the history and impact of the Indian Pacific Railway.
Edit Producer: Nicola Bungey

Boundless Prods
for BBC Two
DocumentaryEditor
The Repair Shop

Story inserts for 3 x 1 hour programmes.
Edit Producer: Catherine Head

Ricochet
for BBC One
Factual EntertainmentEditor
Kibbutz

1 hour doc following eight British Jews as they explore what being Jewish means to them.
Series Producer/Director: Lucie Kon

Lion TV
for BBC Two
DocumentaryEditor
Finding Me a Family

1 hour doc exploring the concept and efficacy of adoption parties.
Director: Cat Green

Ricochet
for Channel 4
DocumentaryAdditional Editor
Chronicles of Nadiya

2 x 1 hour doc following Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain as she journeys through Bangladesh in search of her gastronomic roots.
Director: Martha Delap
Grierson Award nominated.

Love Prods
for BBC One
DocumentaryEditor
The Boy with No Brain

1 hour doc about a boy who was born with only 2 percent of a brain but now at age 4 continues to astound doctors with his development and progress.
Director: Kate Monaghan

Markthree Media
for Channel 5
DocumentaryEditor
Coaching Penguins

Documentary short exploring the impact of rugby coaching on the townships of Cape Town.
Director: Roydon Turner

SashaMill Films
for BT Sport
DocumentaryEditor / Edit Producer
Creme De La Creme

1 hour Bake-Off style competition between Britain’s best pastry chefs.
Series Editor: James Hedge

Love Prods
for BBC Two
Factual EntertainmentEdit Producer
Where Am I Sleeping Tonight?

1 hour doc examining the rising numbers of unregistered and hidden homeless in Bristol.
Director: Martin Reed
RTS West winner – Best Documentary Programme.

Drummer TV
for BBC Three
DocumentaryEditor
Liberty of London

1 hour doc exploring behind the scenes of the iconic London department store.
Series/Edit Producer: Mark Henderson

Rize
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
Princess Diana’s Dresses: The Auction

1 hour doc exploring how Princess Diana’s clothes tell the story of her life.
Director: Linda Brusasco

Firecracker Films
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
My Fifteen Stone Baby

1 hour doc exploring the fantasy world of adult babies.
Director: Liz Allen

Minnow Films
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
Scrapheap Orchestra

90 minute doc following the UK’s leading instrument makers as they transform junk to form an orchestra worthy of playing at the Proms.
Edit Producer: Linda Brusasco

Love Prods
for BBC Four
Feature DocumentaryEditor
Bums, Boobs and Botox

BBC Cutting Edge film looking behind the scenes at Britain’s biggest provider of cosmetic surgery.
Director: Will Yapp

Fever Media
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
Asteroid Impact

1 hour doc following the story of the first asteroid to be tracked in from outer space to it’s impact in the Sudanese desert.
Director: Matthew Huntley

TV6
for Nat Geo
DocumentaryEditor
Shari’a Court

1 hour doc examining it’s process of Muslim divorce and whether it’s religious laws should be recognized by the secular British legal system.
Director: Masood Khan

Faction Films
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
The Secret Life of Brian

1 hour doc examining how the film caused global furore amongst religious groups. Interviews with the Pythons.
Director: Will Yapp

Spun Gold
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
Lord of the Dance Machine

1 hour doc following a teenager from Leicester as he attempts to take on the world at arcade dancing.
Director: Linda Brusasco

Zig Zag Prods
for BBC
DocumentaryEditor
Great British Railway Journeys

4 x 30 minute doc following Michael Portillo as he travels the railways with George Bradshaw’s Victorian guidebook.
Series Producer: Fiona Caldwell

Talkback
for BBC
DocumentaryEditor
Muscle Worship: Hidden Lives

1 hour doc exploring the life of British-American professional bodybuilder Gayle Moher and the fans that worship her unique physique.
Director: Linda Brusasco

Special Edition Films
for Channel 5
DocumentaryEditor
Where the Water Meets the Sky

1 hour doc following women film makers in Zambia.
Director: Dave Eberts

CamfedDocumentaryEditor
The Return of Courtney Love

1 hour doc following the singer recently our of rehab as she goes into the recording studio.
Director: Will Yapp

Spun Gold
for Channel 4
DocumentaryEditor
Elroy: The Potato Head Boy

Animation short film.
Director: Ben Lock
BAFTA winner: Animation Short

Kitten FilmsShort FilmEditor
Lucky

16mm short film.
Director: Avie Luthra
BAFTA nominated

Avie Luthra FilmsShort FilmEditor
Fever in the Blood

35mm short film based on a short story by Ethan Coen.
Director: Andrew Pulver
Winner: Kodak Best Short Film 2002

Dust FilmsShort FilmEditor
Four-play

35mm feature film for American Independent.
Starring Mariel Hemingway, Colin Firth, Irene Jacob, Stephen Fry, Jack Dee
Director: Mike Binder

Sunlite Burt-B ProdsFeature FilmEditor
Mad, Sad and Bad

Starring Myra Syal
Director: Avie Luthra

MoxiemakersFeature FilmEditor
Notting Hill

35mm feature film.
Editor: Nick Moore
Director: Roger Michell

Universal PicturesFeature FilmAssistant Editor
Emma

35mm feature film.
Editor: Lesley Walker
Director: Doug McGrath

Matchmaker FilmsFeature FilmAssistant Editor
Quills

35mm feature film.
Editor: Peter Boyle
Director: Philip Kaufman

Fox SearchlightFeature Film1st Assistant Editor
The Man Who Knew Too Little

35mm feature film.
Editors: Peter Boyle/Pamela Power
Director: Jon Amiel

Warner BrosFeature Film1st Assistant Editor
Two Deaths

16mm feature film.
Editor: Tony Lawson
Director: Nic Roeg

BBCFeature Film2nd Assistant Editor
CONTACT DETAILS

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

EQUIPMENT

Avid and Premiere Pro.