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BBC1 ‘Ambulance’ High End Factual Editor Training Scheme 2022

Christopher CF Chow BFE retweeted a message from Dragonfly.

Dragonfly is keen to hear from junior editors/edit assistants wno have a passion to work as a film editor on high-end factual television.
In partnership with the BBC, Dragonfly have two positions for trainee film editors on the next series of the BAFTA award winning ‘Ambulance.’
We are running two 10-week training programmes where the trainee will learn craft editing and storytelling skills working alongside an experienced film editor cutting at a post-production house in Manchester. They will also be supported by the executive producers and the BBC commissioning editors as well as get experience to understand how the offline works hand in hand with the final post disciplines.
Both of these positions will be based in the North West. however we welcome applications from candidates from across the UK and in particular in the English Regions who are willing to relocate to Manchester for the period of the contract (accommodation will be provided and accessible accommodation is available if needed). We will be prioritising a position for one candidate based in the North West or North East.
Candidates should be available between 24th January-3rd April 2022 or 14th March - 28th May 2022.


“We are looking for applicants who are passionate about documentaries and factual television and who have the talent to become a leading film edtor in high-end television.
The training is fundamentally about Storytelling - not technical editing skill - we are looking for someone with raw drive and potential as a storyteller.
However, applicants must have solid experience of using Avid.

The application deadline 15th December 2021.

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