Episode 003 - Gareth C. Scales

Coffee with an Editor is a series of friendly one-on-one interviews with editors from Canada and around the world.

Born in the UK and raised in Vancouver, Gareth attended Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design and graduated in 1999 with a Major in Film and Video.

After relocating to Toronto to attend the Editor’s Lab at the Canadian Film Centre, he has since moved to London, England where he happily resides. Some of his work includes Douglas Coupland’s first feature film script, EVERYTHING’S GONE GREEN (TIFF ’06), Bruce McDonald’s THE TRACEY FRAGMENTS (Opening film, Panorama Program Berlin ’07), Coky Giedroyc’s HOW TO BUILD A GIRL (TIFF ’19) and the Dominic Cooke film THE COURIER (SUNDANCE ’20).

In television, he has edited dramas including Penny Dreadful, The Hollow Crown – War of the Roses, Peaky Blinders, Phillip K Dick’s Electric Dreams and BBC’s The Hour, for which he was nominated for a BAFTA.

Where to watch Gareth’s recent work (US & Canada):

How to Build a Girl” – iTunes

The Courier” – Google Play

Gareth’s short film, First Cut


Edited By

Jonathan Dowler


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