Kim Nikolajsen

Editor

Contact Details

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Profile

As an award winning editor Kim's passion is storytelling & having been a freelancer for over 15 years he is a master of his trade. Kim enjoys focusing his talents on making the best programme possible, engaging with clients both old & new, then refining their needs & requirements to make this happen.

Originally from Copenhagen Kim has now lived in London since the early 90s. Since he has been in the UK he has worked on a wide spectrum of credits ranging from documentaries & factual series to entertainment, music documentaries & comedy programmes. Kim is hugely experienced & ready to get his teeth stuck into his next project.

Selected Credits

Life Behind Bars:
Visiting Hour
Factual EntertainmentChalkboard TV
for Channel 4
Editor
With unprecented access at Low Moss maximum security prison in Glasgow, inmates doing hard time share moments with their loved ones, plan weddings & meet grandkids for the first time.
Homestead RescueFactualRaw TV
for Discovery
Editor
Paul O'Grady:
The Sally Army and Me
Observational DocumentaryITV Productions
for BBC One
Editor
Special Forces:
Ultimate Hell Week
Factual EntertainmentBBC2Editor
A group of recruits are pushed beyond their limits by special forces veterans.
Stately HomemakingPropertyMayfly TV
for More4
Editor
with Phil Spencer
World's Biggest BeastFactualBlink Films
for the Smithsonian Channel
Editor
Prod: Ollie Twinch. 1 x 88 mins
Storyville:
Lust for Life
Drama DocumentaryRenegade
for BBC4
Editor
The story of 30 year old film maker Heather Leach who when suddenly diagnosed with a thyroid disease & cancer turns the camera onto herself.
Dir: Heather Leach. Exec Prod: Alan Hayling. 1 x 60 mins
The Secret Life of BuildingsDocumentaryRenegade
for Channel 4
Editor
Ep 1 & 3. Tom Dyckhoff explores the impact the design of buildings can have on us.
Dir: Louise Hooper (1) & Louise Wardle (3). Prod: by Mike Christie.
2 x 60 mins
DreamXtremeDrama DocumentaryChristie HQEditor
Four of the worlds best sports athletes. Four terrifying & extreme dream missions & four breath-taking 3D docs.
Inside Incredible AthletesDocumentaryRenegade
for Channel 4
Editor
Dir: Mike Christie. Exec Prod: Alan Hayling.
Nominated for Best Popular Factual at Broadcast Awards 2011
Words of WarDocumentaryITV Editor
Marking 90th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice which ended WW1 on 11th November 1918.
Dir: by Paula Lichtarowicz.
Winner: Best Factual Education Arts at RTS Awards 2009.

1 x 52 mins
Bayt AbdullahDocumentaryMcKinnon FilmsEditor
Following staff & patients at the largest children’s hospice in the world created to provide the very best of care to all children in Kuwait diagnosed with cancer.
Dir: Michael McKinnon. 1 x 60 mins
The Fried Chicken Shop DocumentaryMentorn
for Channel 4
Editor
DP: Yonni Usiskin. Prod: Pete Brown.
1 x 60 mins
Deadliest SeasDocumentaryRaw
for Discovery USA
Editor
SP: Ed Wardle. 1 x 60 mins
CoppersDrama DocumentaryBlast
for Channel 4
Editor
SP: Gabe Solomon. 1 x 60 mins
South Bank Show:
New York & Faith
DocumentaryLWT
for ITV
Editor
Exec Prod: Melvyn Bragg. 1 x 52 mins
Nicolas Sarkozy:
President Bling-Bling
DocumentaryBBC2Editor
Exec Prod: Lucy Hetherington.
1 x 60mins
Yesterday We Were In AmericaDrama DocumentaryAquarius FilmsEditor
The amazing story of Brits Alcock & Brown who in 1919 became the first men to fly non-stop across the Atlantic ocean.
Dir & Prod: Mike Christie
The Hazel Stewart Trial
(Colin Howell)
DocumentaryBBC2Editor
The deaths of Trevor Buchanan & Lesley Howell & the trial of their respective spouses, 18 years later.
1 x 60 mins
Battle of The Boy BandsDocumentaryShine
for Channel 4
Editor
Exploring the phenomena of boy bands over the past thirty plus years from the Osmonds to Boyzone & Busted
Exec Prod: Steven D. Wright.
1 x 60 mins
Engineering For The Weather: ‘Chicago’DocumentaryTip Top TV
for Weather Channel
Editor
The Trump Tower is one of the tallest buildings in USA, so how does it withstand two seasons of hurricanes each year?
Exec Prod: David McNab. 1 x 60 mins
Listening PostCurrent AffairsMoonbeam
for Al Jazeera
Editor
1 x 30 mins
What A WasteCurrent AffairsRockhopper
for BBC World
Editor
1 x 30 mins
DimblebyCurrent AffairsLightmill
for ITV
Editor
1 x 60 mins
BBC LearningChildrensBBC
for BBC Online
Editor
5 x 3 mins
HoundedComedyBBC
for CBBC
Editor
Comedian Rufus Hound journeys into a fantastic parallel universe of special effects.
Prod: John Pocock. 13 x 30 mins
Inside ClydeChildrensTalent TV
for Disney
Editor
Nominated: Best Children’s Programme at Broadcast Awards 2005
Dir: David Croft. 6 x 30 mins
50 Years of Eurovision DocumentaryBBC 1Editor
1 x 30 mins
In the Hot Seat Light EntertainmentLWT
for ITV
Editor
1 x 120 mins
Shock TreatmentEntertainmentDiverse
for Sky 1
Editor
Dir: David Croft. 6 x 60 mins
The Great British BodyFactual EntertainmentLWT
for ITV
Editor
1 x 120 mins
Styled To RockFactual EntertainmentTwenty Twenty
for Sky
Editor
Prod: Danny Bell. 1 x 60 mins
Celebrity Wedding PlannerObservational DocumentaryRenegade
for BBC3
Editor
Exec Prod: Alan Hayling. 1 x 60 mins
What Happens In KavosObservational DocumentaryDragonfly
for Channel 4
Editor
(Series 2) Following young Brits over a summer in Kavos.
Prod & Dir: Lizz Biggs
The Magaluf WeekenderObservational DocumentaryTwo Four
for ITV2
Editor
Following young Brits abroad to get a glimpse of what happens in the hedonistic party town.
Prod & Dir: Alex Kohler
Posh and Becks:
The Reign in Spain
Light EntertainmentITN Factual
for ITV
Editor
1 x 60 mins
Brad & Angelina:
A Fatal Attraction
Light EntertainmentShine
for Five
Editor
1 x 90 mins
Paradise HotelObservational DocumentaryMentorn
for Fox USA
Editor
12 x 60 mins
Making the Video:
Kanye West
Music DocumentaryMTVEditor
The Truth about Take ThatMusic DocumentaryShine
for Channel 4
Editor
1 x 60 mins
Beat It:
Michael Jackson
Music DocumentaryAt It Productions
for Channel 4
Editor
1 x 50 mins
Duets Top 10MusicChrysalis
for Channel 4
Editor
1 x 52 mins

Equipment Used

  • Avid (Offline & Online)
  • Symphony
  • Final Cut Pro (FCP)

Education

Economics (BSC): Copenhagen Business School
Film & TV (MA): University of Westminster