Margot Francis

Editor

Margot Francis has extensive experience as an editor, both in New Zealand and the United States. Television highlights include Outrageous Fortune and Saturday Night Live. She also worked on Bette Midler TV movie The Mondo Beyondo Show and Billy T: Te Movie. She won an Emmy Award for a documentary on Broadway musical Sarafina: Words of Freedom! In 2012 she was nominated twice in the same category of the NZ Television Awards; she won for Katherine Mansfield biopic Bliss. Later she was nominated for archive series Decades in Colour. Francis is married to US-born producer Steve Sachs. 

Margot would come up with stuff I would never have dreamed of, but I see it and I would go "you're ahead of me". Ian Mune, director of 2011 documentary Billy T: Te Movie, in an 18 August 2011 interview with Flicks

For My Father's Kingdom

2019, Editor - Film

Yellow is Forbidden

2018, Editor - Film

Stars in Her Eyes

2016, Editor - Film

Decades in Colour

2016 - 2017, Editor - Television

Decades in Colour (series one promo)

2016, Editor - Television

A Flickering Truth

2015, Co-Editor - Film

The Brokenwood Mysteries

2014 - ongoing, Editor - Television

Harry

2013, Editor - Television

Harry - This is Personal (First Episode)

2013, Editor - Television

Siege

2012, Editor - Television

Bliss: The Beginning of Katherine Mansfield

2011, Editor - Television

Billy T: Te Movie

2011, Editor - Film

Roof Rattling

2009, Editor - Short Film

The Cult

2009, Editor - Television

The Pretender - Series Two, Episode One

2008, Editor - Television

Made in Dunedin

2007, Editor - Television

Rude Awakenings - First Episode

2007, Editor - Television

Dead Letters

2006, Editor - Short Film

Outrageous Fortune - First Episode

2005, Editor - Television

Daughters of the Pacific

2005, Editor - Television

Nothing Special

2005, Editor - Short Film

Outrageous Fortune

2005, Editor - Television

Toy Love

2002, Editor - Film

Mercy Peak

2001, Editor - Television

Virginity

2001, Editor - Television

Mum, Dad and Michela

2000, Editor - Television

Savage Honeymoon

2000, Editor, Editor - Film

The Topp Twins - Speedway

1998, Editor - Television

Memory and Desire

1998, Editor - Film

Highwater

1997, Editor - Television

The Topp Twins

1998 - 2000, Editor - Television

Black Bitch

1995, Editor - Short Film

Plain Tastes

1995, Editor - Television

Heartland

1991 - 1996, Editor - Television