Nick Pitt

Editor

Contact Details

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Profile

A respected craft offline and online editor with 30 years broadcast television experience. Nick was an early adopter of non-linear technology, first with Lightworks, then becoming an Avid specialist (offline and online). He also has some experience on Adobe Premier.

He has worked across a broad range of programming for all the major UK TV channels, from children's to sport & from daytime to docs. Single & multi-camera, scripted & reality all sit comfortably within his extensive experience.

Nick is a senior visiting tutor at the National Film and Television School at Beaconsfield.

Selected Credits

Christmas with MariahDocumentaryCrook Prods
for Channel 5
Editor, offline
Four In A BedFactual EntertainmentStudio Lambert
for Channel 4
Editor, offline
Greatest Ever Rom-Com MoviesLight EntertainmentCrook Prods
for Channel 5
Editor, offline
Talent Show RevolutionDocumentaryCrook Prods
for Channel 5
Editor, offline
The ITV TowerDocumentaryITV Studios
for ITV
Editor, offline
The Martin Lewis Money ShowFactual EntertainmentITV Studios
for ITV
Editor, offline
The Big AuditionFactual EntertainmentTwenty Twenty
for ITV
Editor, offline
Trucking HellFactual EntertainmentCrackit Prods
for Channel 5
Editor, offline
Bizarre ERFactual EntertainmentMaverick TV
for E4
Editor, offline
When TV Goes Horribly WrongFactual EntertainmentCrackit Prods
for Channel 4
Editor, offline
TV list show
Trailblazers of...Factual EntertainmentZnak&Jones
for Sky Arts
Editor, offline
4 of 19 episodes.
Each episode considers a different musical genre & combines vintage performances & videos with new interviews with some of the biggest names in rock, electronica, acid house & more.
Danny Baker's Christmas HitsMusicZnak&Jones
for Sky Arts
Editor, offline
Our CillaBiographyITVEditor, offline
It was Alright in the 1980'sEntertainmentObjective
for Channel 4
Editor, offline
Manhunt:
Kill or Capture
Drama DocumentaryWMR Ltd
for Spike
& Channel 5
Editor, offline
True crime series.
Duck Quacks Don't EchoQuiz / Game ShowMagnum TVEditor
Science based comedy panel game. Insert and episode edits for Sky1.
Salford DreamsSports DocumentaryElectric RayEditor, offline
Completion of eps 1 & 3 for BBC.
Party HouseConstructed RealityRoom 414
for Channel 4
Editor
Dispatches:
MPs...Are They Still At It?
DocumentaryVera Prods
for Channel 4
Editor, offline
Final day of edit to help get to picture lock.
SextersDocumentaryFiveEditor, online
supervising for NFTS
It'll Be All Over By ChristmasDocumentaryBBCEditor
Sooty DVD 2014DVDCadells LtdEditor
From Grange Hill to Albert Square...
and Beyond
DocumentaryBBCEditor
Newsround Special: Sea PollutionCurrent AffairsBBCEditor, offline
Match Of The DaySportBBCEditor
GrandstandSportBBCEditor
Atlanta OlympicsSportBBCEditor
The Late ShowMusicBBCEditor
Great British Property ScandalPromoEndemol
for Channel 4
Editor, offline
International Emmy Showreel 2012
French Challenge LaunchEducationalBBCEditor
Science ChallengeEducationalBBCEditor
Thinkabout ScienceEducationalBBCEditor
Little Lord FauntleroyChildrensDisney ChannelEditor
Help! My Supply Teacher Is Magic ChildrensCBBCEditor, offline
Series 1 & 2 (Shorts)
Winner: Children's Entertainment BAFTA 2013
Grange HillChildrens DramaBBCEditor
CasualtyDramaBBCEditor
EastendersDramaBBCEditor
Winner: BAFTA, NTA & RTS awards
Editor of over 350 episodes since 1994.
Including: "Armistice Day 2005"
Winner: 'Best Single Episode' British Soap Awards 2006

Directors include; Jon East, Nigel Douglas, Tim Mercier, Mickey Jones, Nicky Higgins, Steve Finn, Piotr Szkopiak, Peter Rose, Lee Salisbury, Ian White, Terry Dyddgen-Jones, Richard Holthouse, Clive Arnold, Mark Sendell, Paul Wroblewski, John Greening, Jamie Annett, Michael Owen Morris, Richard Platt, Jo Johnson, Andy Hay, Jennie Darnell, Nic Phillips, Karl Neilson, Brett Fallis, Paul Annett.

Equipment Used

Avid, Unity, Telecine, Colour Grading

Additional Information

WORK HISTORY
Film & Tape Editor at BBC

January 1989 - October 2012

Post Manager at BBC
June 2006 - February 2007
Line management responsibility for a quarter of a £40M business with BBC resources. Led £200k+ investment in new technology. Instigated major strategic redirection of the telecine department. Appraisal responsibility for 30+ staff.

Languages
French - Limited working proficiency
German - Elementary proficiency
Latin - Elementary proficiency