JOHN MOFFAT

BAFTA NOMINATED FILM EDITOR & PRODUCER

 


AWARDS


AWARDS

BAFTA Nominee for Dancing Boys of Afghanistan

BAFTA Nominee for Afghanistan: Behind Enemy lines


FILM AWARDS

WINNER: duPont Columbia for Opium Brides

WINNER: duPont Columbia for Behind Enemy Lines

WINNER: One World Media Best TV Documentary for Behind Enemy Lines

WINENR: One World Media MDGs Award: Africa Rising

WINNER: Amnesty International Media Award for Dancing Boys of Afghanistan

WINNER: Worldfest Houston for Pakistan’s Open Secret


NOMINATION: Royal Television Society for Dancing Boys of Afghanistan

SHORTLISTED: Grierson Awards, Dancing Boys of Afghanistan

SHORTLISTED: Broadcast Media Awards, Dancing Boys of Afghanistan

NOMINATION: Impact Media Awards for  Battle for Syria



SELECTED CREDITS


Sandy: Anatomy Of A Superstorm (BBC)

1x60min


Fast turnaround edit. A dramatic minute-by-minute account of the superstorm that brought New York State to its knees, including a forensic analysis of the devastation wreaked during the storm.


Battle for Syria (PBS/NDR/ABC)

1x45min/1x30min


Commander Abu Mohammed (an army defector) leads a small fractious group of untrained fighters as they battle to liberate Syria's largest city. As Assad's forces decimate Aleppo, the Syrian rebels find themselves desperately trying to hold on to the few city neighbourhoods they have captured.


Inside Al-Qeada (PBS/ABC)

1x52min /1x30min


Guardian journalist Ghaith Abdual-Ahad travels into Yemen's badlands and meets Al-Qeada fighters who now control large parts of the country. There, under the threat of American drone strikes, militants now plot attacks on the west and work to construct an Islamic state, governed by Sharia law


The Treasures of Tibet (Discover China)

2012 – Writer/ Editor

1 x 52min Documentary.


For generations famers, nomads, monks and emperors have struggled to cultivated this barren and isolated land.  In doing so they have developed some of the most extraordinary dishes on the planet.

Transgenders Pakistan’s Open Secret (More4)

2011 – Offline Editor / Colourist

1 x 52min Documentary.


Many among Pakistan's 100,000 transgenders scrape a living through dancing, singing and begging on the streets of Karachi. Others earn money catering for the sexual needs of men in the city's seedier districts.


Opium Brides (Frontline / PBS)

2011 – Offline Editor

1x 52min / 1 x 25min


In a remote part of Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan, journalist Najibullah Quraishi has come to hear a story about opium,  money, hostages, and a terrible trade in young children.


The Promoters    Clover Films

2010 – Offline Editor / Online Editor / Colourist

1x 52min  International edit


Long form documentary. The Nairobi police  believe they have no choice but to murder young men on suspicion of petty theft, because the judicial system is so corrupt. They argue that they are providing a vitally important service for a society that is near to collapse; that without their killings, there would be anarchy.


Heaven and Hell    Clover Films

2010 – Offline Editor / Online Editor / Colourist

1x 52min  International edit


Long form documentary. On the out skirts of Nairobi a group of prostitutes, muggers and murders are building their own piece of heaven.  Desperate to escape the horror of the slums and a fresh start these men, woman and children are building there own town from scratch at any cost.


The Dancing Boys of Afghanistan  More4/Frontline/NDR/ Clover Films

2009 – Offline Editor / Online Editor / Colourist

1x 52min  More 4/International edit

1x 40min  Frontline/PBS edit

1x 45min  NDR edit


Long form documentary, narrated by Oscar winner Juliet Stevenson.  The Film investigates the  practice of “Bacha Bazzi” where boys as young as 10 are forced into a life of sexual exploitation.


Afghanistan: Behind Enemy Lines  - Dispatches /Frontline/ Clover Films

2009 – Offline Editor / Online Editor

1x 52min Dispatches edit

1x 40min Frontline /PBS edit


BAFTA nominated and One World Media award winning documentary.  Afghan Journalist Najibullah Quraishi embeds himself with an insurgent cell closer to Al-Qaeda than the  Taliban, the notorious Hezb-i-Islam.


Africa Rising  Clover Films

2009 – Offline Editor

50min long form documentary, narrated by Oscar winner Tilda Swindon. Africa Rising follows a revolutionary new approach to ending the battle against famine, disease and poverty in Ethiopia. This film won the 2010 One World MSG Award


Whiskey in the Jar -  NDR/Clover Films

2009 – Offline / Online Editor / Colourist

50min long form documentary. The film follows a year in the life of the quirky and eccentric inhabitants of Tory island which is located off Ireland's west coast.


Final Betrayal – Probe TV /NDR

2009- Editor

50min long form documentary that exposes the truth behind the murder of CIA agent Freddy Woodruff in the former soviet state of Georgia.


Tourism Australia - The Hub Plus

2008 - Editor (Online)

Online editor for Tourism Australia commercial.


Gillette Razors - The Hub Plus

2008 - Editor (Online)

Online editor for Gillette Razors. Edited and re-versioned campaigns for global markets.


Philips - The Hub Plus

2007 - Editor (Online)

Online editor for Philips electronics commercials. Edited and re-versioned campaigns for global markets.


Philips Aurea - The Hub Plus

2007 -Editor (Online)

International versioning of Wong Kar-wai's 10min short film for the launch of Philips Aurea HD television.


Westray Quenn O' the islands -Probetv

2007 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)

50min long form documentary that follows a year in the life of the islanders of Westeray located off the northern coast of Scotland


Dell Inspiron -The Hub Plus , United Kingdom

2007- Editor (Online)

Online editor for Dell Inspiron “Colors” commercials. Edited and re-versioned campaigns for global markets.


Guinea Pig Kids – BBC /Probetv

2007 -Editor, Assistant

1x50min  & 1x30min

Guinea Pig Kids exposed how anti-HIV drugs were tested on vulnerable and poor children at a New York care home.


Lord of the Wing – BBC /ACFTV

2007 - Editor, Assistant

90min feature length documentary about the life of Celtic football hero Jimmy “jinky” Johnston.


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