Alasdair Killin

Edit Assistant / Junior Editor

Contact Details

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

This CV may be kept on file and distributed for employment purposes.

Profile

Selected Credits

Made in ChelseaReality TVChannel 4Edit Assistant
Conform & pregrade.
The X FactorEntertainmentITVEdit Assistant
Live show capture, NAM & LAM deliverables creation.
Britain's Got TalentEntertainmentITVEdit Assistant
Live show capture, NAM & LAM deliverables creation.
DispatchesCurrent AffairsChannel 4Edit Assistant
Conform & pregrade.
Ross Kemp On GangsDocumentarySky OneEdit Assistant
Conform & pregrade.
Ex On The BeachReality TVMTVEdit Assistant
Conform & pregrade.
The Graham Norton ShowChat ShowBBCEdit Assistant
Studio rushes ingest, BBC & online deliverables creation.
The Secret Life Of The ZooDocumentaryChannel 4Edit Assistant
Conform & pregrade.
Dinner DateEntertainmentITVEdit Assistant
Conform & pregrade.
YesterdayFilm Trailer-Edit Assistant
Assembly edit of rushes for trailer editors.
The FavouriteFilm Trailer-Edit Assistant
Online & theatrical trailer deliverable's creation.

Equipment Used

Avid:
Ingesting
Exporting
Grouping
Syncing
Mic Reps
Atomised Avid Media
Finishing for online & audio (EDL, AAF creation)
Subtitling
Conform
Pregrade
Capture from tape/Studio tape ingest (HDCAM, Digibeta)
Managing Isis/Unity workspaces

Premiere Pro:
Ingesting
Exporting
Syncing
Subtitling

Adobe Media Encoder & Da Vinci Resolve for rewrapping & transcoding files.

DVD creation
LTO archiving

Education

University of York: BA (Hons) in English and Philosophy: 2:1

Additional Information

WORK HISTORY:

Empire Design as Edit Assistant from January 2018 – November 2018: 
Assisting senior editors working on film trailers for clients such as Universal, Fox & Disney.

Freelance as Editor from August 2018 - November 2018: 
Editor for the feature length documentary The Unknown Masterpiece. Being responsible for a seventy minute edit, managing the pacing & narrative.

The Farm Group as Edit Assistant from April 2014 – December 2017: 
Using Avid Media Composer to fulfil a variety of different workflows for offline edits, conform for online edits, deliver files for transmission & assist client editors.

Freelance as Writer/Director from March 2016 - December 2016: 
Wrote, directed & edited the short film When The Sea Gulls. The film was selected for festivals in Ireland, the UK & Europe. It won screenplay awards at the International Independent Film Awards & the Nottingham International Microfilm Festival, as well as a best actor award at Birmingham Film Festival.

The Roundhouse Trust as Videographer from May 2014 – March 2016: 
Working as a camera operator & editor on a broad selection of projects including short documentaries, live broadcasts & promotional videos.