WFTV Event: A Guide to Editing Documentary and Factual Entertainment Shows with Film Editor Zeb Achonu

5th March 2019 18:30

Tuesday 5 March | 6:30pm – 8:30pm (session starts 7pm) |Theatres Trust, 22 Charing Cross Road

This event aims to demystify the edit process and give a little insight into what might be going on inside the mind of your editor.

What information will she require before and during the process of working on your observational documentary or fact ent show? What could make the process run more smoothly? Can you really “Fix it in Post”?!

Film Editor Zeb Achonu will guide us through the process, reveal her secrets and top tips,  and answer your questions. This session will be useful both for editors starting out in documentary and factual entertainment as well as women working in production hoping to make the most of their time in the edit.

Join us  on Tuesday 5 March, doors will open at 6.30pm and the event will start promptly at 7:00pm.

Zeb Achonu

Zeb is a Film and TV editor with almost 2 decades in the industry. She has worked across various genres spanning factual entertainment, drama, children’s, entertainment and music documentaries. She has cut BAFTA, EMMY and National TV award winning programmes.

Zeb is on the board of directors for Women In Film & TV (UK), and a member of the Guild of British Film & TV Editors.

Recent work includes EastEnders (BBC1), Bear Grylls Survival School (CITV) and Paul O’Grady’s For The Love Of Dogs (ITV). She also has feature length documentary in progress.

This event is exclusively open to members of WFTV. Please sign in to register.

If you are not already a member and would like to join, please click here or email 

Tuesday 5 March
6.30pm – 8.30pm
Theatres Trust
22 Charing Cross Road