Phillip Gow

Freelance

Auckland, New Zealand
I am Phillip Gow: a moving media creative and professional freelance film and video editor based in London.

I have over six years post production experience cutting national and international advertising commercial campaigns, branded promos, corporate films, music videos, short films and narrative content.

Work Experience

Kor Creative

Lead Editor + Camera Operator

At KOR Creative (formerly Creative Video) my primary role has been creating content that helps many well-known brands tell creative stories in a compelling way through a moving visual medium.

Some of my responsibilities include: editing, creative pitching, client management, camera operating, motion graphics, creative direction, workflow planning and information technology.
May 2012 - December 2014 Auckland, New Zealand

OnDigital

Video Editor + Motion Graphic Artist

At OnDigital I was required to edit a range of different digital solutions including event, commercial broadcast, and web videos.

My responsibilities included: advanced video editing, digitising, audio mixing, motion graphics, compression of video footage, post production (editing, animations and static graphics), menu interface creation and paths, duplication and storage.
January 2011 - May 2012 Auckland, New Zealand

Freelance

Editor

Currently I am freelancing for many creative production companies and agencies in and around London.
January 2015 - Present London, United Kingdom

Education

New Zealand Broadcasting School

BBC - Bachelor of Broadcasting Communications in Digital Film and Television Production

During my degree, I gained some key skills including:

-Highly practical experience (from pre-production to post) which covered a broad range of in-depth production skills for the creation of screen-based productions from drama and documentaries to news Bulletins and music videos.

-Developing my ability to respond to the dynamic changes taking place in the media and entertainment industries and being prepared for my entry into the industry with the professional competencies matched to industry standards.

-An advanced six month industry internship in a high profile broadcast media/screen production company where I was required to meet the needs of the industry from the very first day on the job.
January 2009 - June 2011 Christchurch, New Zealand