Assistant Editor
ITV “Midwinter of the Spirit”
April 2015 – July 2015 (4 months)

Assistant Editor
ITV “From the Cradle to the Grave”
March 2015 – April 2015 (2 months)

Spring Studios
July 2014 – Present

Assistant Editor
ITV “The Trials of Jimmy Rose”
November 2014 – February 2015 (4 months)

Production Assistant
Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS)
June 2012-August 2012 (2 months)

“The Legend of King Arthur”
Winner – Best FE Documentary – Lichfield Film Festival

“Rock” Short Film

Royal Shakespeare Company
January 2012-May 2012

“Love” Short Film

Showreel from Ellie Cotton on Vimeo.

Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication
BA (Hons) Editing & Post Production

Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication
Fda Digital Filmmaking Production


Gold Coast      Brisbane      Sydney       Port Douglas


Commissioned as part of the RSC’s World Shakespeare Festival, I, Cinna (The Poet) film tells the story of Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar. Shot on RED Epic and on location, a visually eye catching and interactive film streamed to schools around the UK.

“The aim was to bring theatre online and give students aged 11 to 16 the chance to participate in a real-time nationwide project in which they could interact with thousands of other students.

The project showcased how digital and social media could make the arts more engaging and far-reaching. (”