Ian Paul Garland

Editor

Contact Details

For all bookings please call (+44) 020 7287 6110 or email hello@tovs.co.uk

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Profile

Film and Television professional in a wide variety of roles from the conception of a production to the finish. With broad experience on numerous international productions, creative, insightful, technically qualified. With a strong sense for the story and an understanding of narrative flow, humour and emotional impact, Ian really enjoys meeting and working with people as part of the production team and pride himself on delivering results well above expectations.

Ian says...‘Telling a story is what it’s about for me. Whether I’m at the desk writing the script, behind the camera directing or in the cutting room putting the film together, getting to the heart of the story and the motivations of the characters is what film making is all about. I believe it’s crucial we continue to communicate our emotions to each other and inspire the next generation.’

From April 2017 - April 2018 Ian played a key role as Head of editorial at LipSync Post production. Driving a team of system engineers, animators and composites to new heights and working alongside top name Directors. Ian contributed to a brand new editorial and VFX department at Lipsync.

Selected Credits

The Wedding FixerFactual EntertainmentLittle Gem
for UKTV
Editor
Following one of the most highly respected wedding planners in the world, Sarah Haywood.
Trucking Hell Observational DocumentaryCrackit Productions
for Channel 5
Editor
Reality series following the men and women who take on super-sized transport jobs.
Unearthed ‘Lost Pharaoh’ DocumentaryWindfall Films
for Discovery
Editor
An extraordinary new investigation is about to reveal which pharaoh the Sphinx was built for...1 x 90'
Come Dine With MeEntertainmentITV Studios
for Channel 4
Editor
1 x 60'
Jonathan Pie's American PieComedyWhizz Kid
for BBC Three
Editor
A 60-minute moc-u-mentary fronted by spoof news reporter Jonathan Pie (AKA comedian Tom Walker) (avid)
SewermenObservational DocumentaryLabel1
for Channel 5
Editor
Docuseries following the everyday heroes who keep the UK's water systems flowing free.
Charlie Brooker's ScreenwipeComedyEndemol
for BBC
Editor
1 x 60 mins (avid)
Eamonn & Ruth:
How The Other Half Lives
Factual EntertainmentSpun Gold TV
for Channel 5
Editor
Series 3, Episode 1: Dubai
Ice TownObservational DocumentaryHello Halo
for BBC
Editor
3 x 60 mins (avid)
Pop Up Start UpFactual EntertainmentHUB TV
for CNBC
Editor
12 entrepreneurs get a head-start through the expertise & guidance from some of the best business & retail brains in the UK
It Was Alright In The 80s (& 90s)Light EntertainmentChannel 4Editor
2 x 60 mins (avid)
Unearthed ‘Dead Sea Scrolls’ DocumentaryWindfall Films
for Discovery
Editor
The Dead Sea Scrolls are one of the Holy Land's greatest mysteries, but new discoveries might finally reveal the hidden meaning behind the strange texts. 1 x 90'
Body Cam DocumentaryArrow Media
for Discovery Crime
Editor
Body Cam features the actual footage of the daily activities of law enforcement officers.
The Valley Of The KingsDocumentaryBlink Films
for Discovery
Editor
Recent tomb discoveries & archaeological finds in the West Valley (avid)
Tommy Cooper Christmas SpecialDocumentaryITNEditor
A 2 hour film charting the rise & demise of the beloved comedian (avid)
Time CrashersHistoryWall To Wall
for Channel 4
Editor, offline
10 famous faces leave the 21st century behind & crash-land into different moments in British history. Presented by Tony Robinson. 1 x 60 mins (avid)
Life is ToffObservational DocumentaryOxford Film & TV
for BBC
Editor, offline
Development pilot (avid)
FreshersObservational DocumentaryMentorn Media
for ITV
Editor, offline
3 x 30 mins (avid)
Now that's History!Historical DocumentaryBigger Pictures
for Sky Atlantic
Editor, offline
(FCP)
Love BitesReality TVPrincess Prods
for Sky
Editor, offline
9 x 60 mins (avid)
Love MachineReality TVPrincess Prods
for Sky
Editor, offline
9 x 60 mins (avid)

PassengersYouthRapido
for Channel 4
Editor
2 x 60 mins (avid)
Sporting Greats:
‘Joe Frazier’
Sports DocumentaryInput Media
for Sky Sports
Editor, offline
1 x 30mins (avid)
Animal Black Ops:
Butterfly King & Rhino Horn
DocumentaryAnimal PlanetEditor, offline
2 x 60 mins (avid)
Ross Kemp:
Extreme Britain
DocumentaryFreshwater Films
for Sky
Editor, offline
fine cut, 1 x 60 mins
Shocking Love:
Extreme Breastfeeding
DocumentaryBetty TV
for Discovery Channel
Editor, offline
1 x 60 mins (avid)
Street PatrolFactualLeopard Films
for BBC
Editor, offline
3 x 30 mins (avid)
Scam City:
Bogota
FactualZig Zag
for Nat Geo
Editor, offline
1 x 60 mins (avid)
iChanged the World:
The Steve Jobs Story
DocumentaryPioneer Prods
for Channel 4
Editor, offline
(avid)
Kenya Wildlife Service
"50th Anniversary"
DocumentaryCamerapixEditor
writer & director (avid)
Dispatches:
‘Blood Diamonds’
Current AffairsFulcrum TV
for Channel 4
Editor, offline
(avid)
The Paranormal FilesDocumentaryBBCEditor
6 x 30 mins (FCP)
Curves Contours and Body Horns:
40 Years of Fender Guitars
Music DocumentaryGranadaEditor, offline
1 x 60 mins
The Faraday QuestionScience DocumentaryDiscovery ChannelEditor, offline
Electro magnetic induction. 1 x 60 mins (avid)
The Infiltrator
(starring Bryan Cranston)
Feature FilmThe Good Film CompanyEditor
Editorial/VFX Editor, last phase of post production prepping for the Berlin Film Festival.
Business in the Community
The Prince's Trust
CorporateSilverfishEditor, offline
Willy And The Poor BoysMusic DocumentaryProducer: Bill WymanEditor
1 x 30 mins (16mm)
Location, Location, LocationPropertyIdeal World Prods
for Channel 4
Editor, offline
pilot (avid)
Marian KeyesPromoSilverfish
for Penguin
Editor
eBayCommercialBlueway ProdsEditor
(avid)
Freeview:
The Generosity Game
CommercialSilverfish ProdsEditor
(avid)
Coutts BankCorporateMedia ZooEditor
(avid)
The History of Channel 4CorporateBlueway ProdsEditor
World CupSportOctagon CSIEditor
Player profiles & match highlights

Additional Information

CINEMA

Vita & Virginia - The fascinating true story about the love affair between socialite and popular author Vita Sackville-West and literary icon Virginia Woolf. Directed by Chanya Button. Mirror Productions, Blinder Films, Piccadilly Pictures.
Supervising Visual Effects Editor

The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind - A boy in Malawi helps his village by building a wind turbine after reading about them in a library book. Directed by Chiwetel Ejiofor. 
Supervising Visual Effects Editor

Hurricane - (Squadron 303) is the story of a group of brave Poles who fought in the skies over England in WW2 to keep Great Britain free from the Nazis. Directed by David Blair. 
Supervising Visual Effects Editor

Peterloo - The story of the 1819 Peterloo Massacre where British forces attacked a peaceful pro-democracy rally in Manchester. Written & Directed by Mike Leigh. Amazon/ FILM 4. 
Supervising Visual Effects Editor.

Hurricane Heist - Thieves attempt a massive heist against the U.S. Treasury as a Category 5 hurricane approaches one of its Mint facilities. Directed by Rob Cohen. Dream Team Films.
Supervising Visual Effects Editor.

Tell it to the Bees - In 1950s small town Britain, a doctor develops a relationship with her young patient's mother. Directed by Annabel Jankle, starring, Anna Paquin and Holiday Grainger. 
Role: Assistant Editor

Other CORPORATE / COMMERCIAL clients incl:
British Aerospace, British Telecom, Peugeot, Price Waterhouse Coopers, Ford, Sainsbury’s, BP, Royal Mail, British Rail, Xerox, Nissan, British Gas, Prudential, Christian Aid, TNT, Unilever, Barclay’s, Virgin, The Health and safety
Executive, COI, Shell, Concern, The Labour Party, Prince’s Trust.
 
INDEPENDENT FILM PRODUCTIONS
British Army (G Films - Pinewood Studios)
wrote, produced/directed and edited several films probing the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse in the army. Filming all around the UK at army bases & Prisons, interviewing convicted killers and gunrunners.

The Road to Democracy (Camerapix Kenya)
Director/Editor

Journey through Seychelles (Camerapix Kenya)
wrote, directed and edited in Kenya about the beauty of the Seychelles photographed by famed cameraman Mohamed Amin.
 
I Love You, I Love You (A Light In The Dark Films)
Short film Drama - Writer/Director

Acceptance (AKA) Armour D’amour (A Light In The Dark Films)
Feature film Drama - Producer/Writer/Director
 
ADDITIONAL SKILLS 
  • Producer - developing original ideas, scheduling, budgeting, co-ordinating, managing.  
  • Writer - Outlines, Proposals, Pitches, Screenwriter.
  • Director - Directing Actors and Crew.
  • Cinematography - Film and Digital - Arri - Sony - Canon and others 
  • Music composer - Logic X - Pro Tools - Analogue 24 track - just an acoustic Piano. 
  • Film editor - Trained from assistant to Editor in Soho for 5 years.
  • Avid - own editing suite kit, Advanced recognised Avid  training.
  • Provided training and educational support to students at Ravensbourne University.
  • Industry referees are available upon request 

EQUIPMENT USED
Editing: Avid, FCP