Interview: Zeb Achonu

Zeb Achonu is an Associate Member of the Guild of British Film & TV Editors (GBFTE) and has extensive experience in editing across a wide range of genres, most notably factual and entertainment. She spent 9 years working for the BBC before going freelance and moving to Paris. During her 2 years there she started … Continue reading “Interview: Zeb Achonu”

I, Daniel Blake: Editor Jonathan Morris on Working with a Job-Share Team

Jonathan Morris has been Ken Loach’s regular editor since Hidden Agenda (1990), working on both features and documentaries, as well as editing documentaries for directors including John Pilger. Most recently, worked with Alison Carter-Goulden and Erline O’Donovan, who job-shared as assistant editors (read our interview with them here), on Loach’s new film I, Daniel Blake, which is on general release in the UK … Continue reading “I, Daniel Blake: Editor Jonathan Morris on Working with a Job-Share Team”

Interview: Desperate Optimists

Desperate Optimists are Christine Molloy and Joe Lawlor. Born in Dublin, Ireland, they studied theatre in the UK in the late 80s. From 1992 to 1999 they toured six internationally acclaimed devised theatre shows. Between 2000 and 2003 they directed a number of episodic, interactive works for the internet, and large-scale community video projects for galleries. Between … Continue reading “Interview: Desperate Optimists”