Laurence Williamson - Film Editor
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 This page lists just the films that were shortlisted, nominated or won awards.
       

Escape from Colditz
 
C4/Windfall
Feature length doc recreating the most famous, planned WW2 prison break - flying a glider off the roof of Colditz Castle   Filmed, Produced and Directed by Tom Cook
Shortlisted 2013 Grierson Awards    
       

Wonderland - High Society Brides
 
BBC2/Keo Films
What happened to five 'girls in pearls' who appeared on the frontispiece page of Country Life magazine during the last fifty years.   Directed by
 Hannah Berryman
"This beautifully crafted documentary" TV Times
"Unexpectedly touching, thoroughly engaging" Radio Times
   
Nominated Most Entertaining Documentary 2011 Grierson Awards    
       
 
Ration Book Britain
 
UKTV/Optomen Television
Valentine Warner, Andrew Castle and Jodie Kidd explore what it meant to live through the rationing years in Britain,   Produced and Directed by Diene Petterle and David Robertson
4 x 44 min films edited, graded and on-lined by me in just 3 weeks for each film.    
Shortlisted 2011 Broadcast Digital Awards    
       

The Posters Came From The Walls
 
Brown Owl Films/Mute Records
The fans of Depeche Mode filmed by Turner Prize winning artist Jeremy Deller   Directed by Jeremy Deller and Nick Abrahams
Selected for 2008 London Film Festival    
"The most fun film of the Festival" The Observer
"Hilarious, brilliantly edited and politically fascinating" Dazed and Confused
http://theposterscamefromthewalls.com
   
       

Kevin McCloud and The Big Town Plan
 
C4/Talkbalk Thames
Filmed over five years, can good design rescue the failing town of Castleford in Yorkshire? I worked with Robert Thirkell across the series. 4 x50 mins. 1 of 3 editors   Produced and Directed by Hugo Smith
Nominated 2008 RTS Awards    
       

Nuremberg - Goering's Last Stand
 
C4/3BM
Two hour drama doc about Goering's rise to power and downfall at the Nuremberg Trials   Written, Produced and Directed by Peter Nicholson
"Superbly made, thought-provoking and gripping" The Observer    
2007 BAFTA Specialist Factual Award Winner
Nominated 2007 Banff World Television Awards
   
       

Extraordinary People - The Boy With A New Head
 
C5/At It Productions
Following 13 year old Petero from rural Uganda to Dallas for dramatic surgery   Filmed and Directed
 by Alex Berk
Shortlisted 2007 Grierson Awards    
       

Hannah Glasse - The First Domestic Goddess
 
BBC4/Optomen Television
Clarissa Dickson-Wright presents a drama documentary about the Georgian author   Directed by
 Diene Petterle
Nominated 2007 Glenfiddich Award    
       

Who Got Diana Dors' Millions?
 
C4/Granada
A code cracking thriller biography.

"The tense atmosphere of a sleuth movie" Evening Standard
  Directed by
 Isabel Tang
2004 RTS Award (North West) Best Factual Entertainment Programme    
       

The Real John Curry
 
C4/Granada
Bio of the Olympic ice skater and Britain's first openly gay sportsman.

"Beautifully edited" - Head of Documentaries.
  Directed by
Ralph Lee
2003 RTS Award Best Sports Documentary
2003 RTS Award (North West) Best Sports Programme
   
       

Fifteen
 
C4/Windfall
2 of 3 films about fifteen year olds in south London.

Oliver Morse, Daisy Asquith, Nichola Koratjitis and Laurence Williamson by C4 poster.
  Directed by
Daisy Asquith
2000 RTS Award Best Documentary Series
2000 BAFTA Nominated Best Documentary Series
   
       

The Decision
 
C4/Windfall
2 of 3 films about children and social services.

"A stunning document of our times" Evening Standard
  Filmed and Directed by Daisy Asquith and Nichola Koratjitis.
Executive Producer: Oliver Morse
1999 RTS Award Best Documentary Series    
       

Troubleshooter
 
BBC 2
8 films in 5 series of top industrialist Sir John Harvey Jones sorting out ailing companies, including Morgan Cars.   Producers:
Anne Laking, Michael Mosley, Judi Rose, Robert Thirkell
1991 BAFTA Award winning series    
       

The Heart of The Dragon
 
C4/ASH Films
4 of 12 films about life in China.


  Produced by
Mischa Scorer and Peter Montagnon
1984 Emmy Award winning series    
       

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