Tracy Saven

Assistant Editor

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • TV
  • Digital Content
  • TV Film Commercial
  • Editing
  • Video
  • Data Wrangling
  • Documentary
  • Assistant Editing
  • Avid Media Composer
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Photoshop
  • Adobe Premier Pro
  • Media Management
  • Fcp7

Work history


Assistant Editor

Praslin Pictures

Jul 2014
  • I was brought on to edit the DVD extras for the Tony Benn: Will and Testament Documentary. While here, I took over all post production responsibilities, got Avid MC and Isis installed as well as edited Workshops for future productions and trailers.


Edit Assistant

Arrow Media International

May 2012 - Jun 2014
  • •Edit taster reels and promotional clips for broadcasters and possible clients. •Sync pulls and assembly edits in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6, and Final Cut Pro 7. •Replace archive for Online edit. •Organize in house kit and train crew for shoots. •Manage post production workflow and decide on naming conventions •Media management using drives and LTO5 tapes. •Manage FTP site •Problem solving, thinking outside the box making sure that everything that needs to be done is able to be completed on time.


Junior Editor & Edit Assistant

Angel Eye Media

Aug 2011 - May 2012
  • •Ran the Post production department: ordering equipment, making sure all edit suites are in working order and all Edits are running according to the Edit schedules •Sync Pulls, showreel edits on Final Cut Pro, as well as pasting Archive •Ingest various media into edit •Transcode material for use in edit suites and for upload •Played out masters and Safety copies and ran QC before delivery


Freelance Edit Assistant

Grey London, Cineflix

Jun 2011 - Sep 2011
  • •Ingest various media •Played out masters to DigiBeta and HDCam SR



BA in Media and Film Production

University of Cape Town

Jan 2005 - Nov 2007
  • Media and Film Production