How I became an award winning commercial editor – with David Gesslbauer

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In this episode of The Video Editing Podcast from Unsplice, we are joined by multi award winning commercial video editor, David Gesslbauer. You’ll hear the career path he took to becoming one of Berlin’s most sought-after agency-represented commercial editors.

This is a fun episode; David is a funny guy. This is part 1 of the conversation, all about his journey to where he is now. In part 2, the subject turns to effects and transitions and where they belong in award-winning editing.

 

These are the awards that David has won for his editing:

  • CLIO Gold – Film Craft: Editing Student for “BORN GUILTY” 2022
  • CLIO Silver – Film Craft: Editing for “WE WILL BECOME BETTER” 2022
  • NEXT EDITOR – Wooden Pencil, D&AD Awards 2019
  • EDITOR OF THE YEAR Silver – shots Europe Awards 2021
  • EDITOR OF THE YEAR Silver – shots Europe Awards 2019
  • YOUNG DIRECTOR AWARD Gold – Video Art for “UNUM”
  • YOUNG DIRECTOR AWARD Gold – Filmschool & Charity Commercial for “DARK RED”
  • YOUNG DIRECTOR AWARD Gold – Filmschool & Charity Commercial for “BORN GUILTY”
  • UK Music Video Award – Best International for “WE WILL BECOME BETTER” 2021
  • EUROBEST Silver – Editing for “WE WILL BECOME BETTER” 2021
  • 8 x Vimeo Staff Picks

 

Would you like to have a mentoring session on the podcast? Head to https://www.unsplice.com/ask to submit your question. It can be related to the art of editing or about career progression. It’s up to you.

 

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Thank you for listening.

 

 

 

 

 

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