After graduating from Oxford University, Laura Morrod trained to be an Assistant Editor with FT2 from 2004-2006. She assisted on 28 Weeks Later, The Colour of Magic and Little Dorrit. She worked with Directors such as Kenneth Branagh, Oliver Parker and Anthony Minghella. She first worked with Director Nigel Cole when she was Assistant Editor on Made in Dagenham and again on All in Good Time. She went on to be the Editor on Nigel's next film The Wedding Video. Since then she has edited Television, Commercials, Documentary and Feature Films. Her TV credits include Home Fires and Jekyll & Hyde for ITV, Last Tango in Halifax for Red Productions/BBC, Humans 2.0 for Kudos/C4 and Good Karma Hospital for Tiger Aspect. She has cut a number of Feature Films including After Louise for Scoop Films and The Bird Catcher for Motion Picture Capital. She also edited The C4 documentary Bruce Springsteen: In his own words reuniting for the 4th time with Nigel Cole.
"Laura is a commited and dynamic editor. She will always dig deeper for what matters" - Bruce Goodison, Director (Home Fires)
"Great instincts and great taste" - Steve Bendelack - Director (Harry Hill the Movie)
"It can be nerve wracking working with a new editor. Will you get on and will they get the best out of your material! Laura came highly recommended and I can see why. Her attitude to storytelling is fresh and brilliant. She got the best out of my material and her choices inspired me. Laura's performance choices and taste were also excellent. She is a delight to work with!" - Jamie Payne, Director
" I was delighted with Laura's work. She has a great judgement and style. I look forward to working with her in the future." - Dylan Moran, Writer/Actor (Little Crackers)
"Laura edited my film The Wedding Video and proved herself to be a fine editor and an excellent judge of performance and comedy. She was also invaluable in helping with the scripting process adding a great deal to the story. Most importantly she was good company over the long lonely months of editing." - Nigel Cole, Director (Last Tango in Halifax, Do Not Disturb & The Wedding Video)