Finlay Milne


Contact Details

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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.

Selected Credits

for BBC Two
The story of the NHS in unprecedented times. Taster tape & from day 1 of series 1.
Series 2, episode 1
Series 3, episode 2
EP: Simon Dickson
RTS Award Winner
& BAFTA Nominated
AmbulanceDocumentaryDragonfly TV
for BBC One
Giving viewers an exclusive insight into how West Midlands Ambulance Service deals with an ever growing population & its health extremes.
Series 2. BAFTA Winner
Narco Wars: 'Narco Cult'DocumentaryWall to Wall
for Nat Geo
Nazario Moreno turns a drug cartel into Mexico's first narco cult
Execs: Fred Hepburn/Ralph Perring
The Great British School SwapDocumentaryTop Hat TV
for C4
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
Educating Greater ManchesterDocumentaryTwoFour Prods
for C4
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
Series 2

Love & Hate Crime
'Honour Killings'
DocumentaryTop Hat TV
for BBC3
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
Bring Back BorstalDocumentaryWall to Wall
for ITV
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
Trust PoliticsDocumentaryBBC TwoEditor
Anthony Seldon draws up a manifesto to rebuild trust between politicians and the public.
SP: Steve Condie & Lucy Hetherington
Secret History:
Who Killed Shergar
DocumentaryTwenty Twenty TV
for Channel 4
1 x 49 mins.
EP: Steve Carson. IFTA Nominated
Secret History:
Exodus 1947
DocumentaryTwenty Twenty TV
for Channel 4
Using original American film of refugee Jews on their journey to Palestine.
EP: Claudia Milne
Art of RussiaArts DocumentaryBBC TwoEditor
Presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon.
EP: Basil Comely
BAFTA Nominated
Young ApprenticeObservational DocumentaryBoundless Prods
for BBC One
BAFTA Winner
40 Year Old VirginsObservational DocumentaryZig Zag TV
for Channel 4 & Netflix
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
World's Strictest ParentsObservational DocumentaryTwenty Twenty TV
for BBC
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
Faking It:
Alex The Animal
Observational DocumentaryRDF TV
for Channel 4
1 x 50 mins. Series 1
A young post Oxford student trains to be a hard man East End bouncer.
PD: Mike Warner EP: Stephen Lambert
BAFTA Nominated
Jamie's Kitchen Observational DocumentaryTalkback Thames
for Channel 4
EP: Peter Moore
GRIERSON Winner & BAFTA Nominated
Conspiracy Files:
9/11 The 3rd Tower
Drama DocumentaryBBCEditor
1 x 60 mins. 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
The Spy Who Conned MeDocumentaryCentury Films
for Channel 4
1 x 49 mins. 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
The Power of Art:
Drama DocumentaryBBC ArtsEditor
Simon Schama on Mark Rothko, King of the American Abstract Expressionists.
BAFTA Nominated
Age of TerrorDrama DocumentaryBBC TwoEditor
Terror International:
"The Entebbe Hijack
10 Days of Terror:
"The Enniskillen Bomb"

2 x 59 mins
Exploring the impact & legacy of major acts of terror from the last 30 years
PD: Steve Condie

Kill Me If You Can
Drama DocumentaryFirefly Prods
for Channel 4
1 x 49 mins. The story of how a gifted teenager recruited his friend to kill him.
EP: Nick Curwin

The MafiaDrama DocumentaryWall To Wall
for Nat Geo & Channel 5
2 x 50 mins. 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.
Generation JihadCurrent AffairsBBC TwoEditor
Peter Taylor investigates the terrorist threat from young Muslim extremists radicalised on the internet.
PD: Leo Telling SP: Sam Bagnall
BAFTA Nominated
The Truth About Street Weapons
Current AffairsITV Prods
for Channel 4
1 x 60 mins. 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 by their murdered friends & family.
You Can Run...But Can You Hide?
Current AffairsEvolve TV
for BBC
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.
Porn Wars
Current AffairsBBCEditor
Britain has the toughest porn laws in the western world but can they really stop the tide of foreign porn.
RTS Award Nominee
A Costly Cure
Current AffairsBBCEditor

Equipment Used

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

Additional Information

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