After an award-winning stills photography career working on advertising campaigns for the likes of Guinness, Waitrose and Hewlett & Packard and shooting stills for three Harry Potter Films and Tim Burton’s ‘Charlie & The Chocolate Factory’, Gareth transferred his success and talents to cinematography. A graduate from the London Film School, he shoots on all formats, both film and digital.
After the success of his first feature film, ‘Lotus Eaters’, Gareth has been in demand shooting commercials, music videos and shorts all over the world. He is a member of the Guild of British Camera Technicians (GBCT). Based in London and Los Angeles Gareth is available for work worldwide, he also holds an O-1 Visa for the USA.
2017 Highway (In Post Production) Director Alexandra McGuiness, Producers Anna O’Malley Eamonn Cleary, and Dominic Wright
Production Company Ripple World Pictures. Locations New Mexico and California USA.
Starring Lucy Fry, Eiza Gonzalez and Josh Hartnett.
SYNOPSIS: After a series of relationship problems mare the friendship of two best girlfriends in the desert of California, one of them mysteriously goes missing, prompting the other to begin a state wide search to find her and repair friendship.
2015 The Receptionist Director Jenny Lu, Producer Peter Kirby
Production Company Dark House Image. Locations London/Taiwan
Starring Teresa Daley, Shiang-Chi Chen and Josh Whitehouse.
SYNOPSIS: Based at an illegal massage parlour in London it follows the lives of the employees and clients as seen through the eyes of a Taiwanese graduate working as their receptionist.
SELECTED FESTIVALS Golden Horse Film Festival, Edinburgh Film Festival, Asian American International Film Festival. Raindance Film Festival and London East Asian Film Festival.
2014 Aliceville Director/Producer Tony Sebastian Ukpo
Production Company Vertigoheights Films. Location London
SYNOPSIS: Alice, a young girl who’s recently moved to London to live with her older brother, struggles to come to terms with what she wants in life and who she is. She becomes friends with an American girl, who is seemingly everything she would like to be. But Alice can’t break out of the cycle of mental and emotional insecurity she’s found herself experiencing, since moving to the Big Smoke.
2011 Lotus Eaters Director Alexandra McGuiness, Producer Mark Lee
Production Company McGuinnessLee. Locations UK/Ireland/France
SYNOPSIS: A group of young Londoners as they struggle to find mining in their lives while masking their discontent with sex, drugs and rock ‘n roll
SELECTED FESTIVALS: BFI London Film Festival, TriBeCa, Taormina Film Festival, Mill Vallery. Cork Film Festival, Dingle Film Festival, Galway Film Festival, Istanbul International Film Festival, Capitol Irish Film Festival, Washington D.C Motovun Film Festival. Holon Fashion Festival, Centre Culturel Iriandais Festival Paris.
KIdz Bop Director Urban Strom Nice&Polite
The Veils “Low Lays The Devil” Director Tu NeillKD Films
Tenmen“Cut” Director Nikolaj BelzerEverything is Okay
Hunter Hayes “Concert Visuals” Director Judy Jacob Everything is Okay
TinkerBell and the Pirate FairyDirector Urban StromNice&Polite/Disney
Molly Smitten Downes “Children of the Universe” Director Sasha RainbowNice&Polite
Pixies “Magdalena” Director Judy JacobEverything is Okay
Revere “On the Radio” Director Genevieve Helme C5 Creative
Moya “Making me Fall” Director Dominic O’Riordan Asylum Films
The Heartbreaks “Remorseful” Burberry/VS. Magazine Ehsan B JN Motion
ChipMunk Ft Shalo & Skepta “Decorations on my body” Director Gavin Green CMAR UK
Crazy P “Sonar” Director PondrPondr UK
Dub Pistols “Ganga” Director Sheridan De Myers Perfect Pictures
The Health Lottery Director Pardeep Sahota C5 Creative
The Gadget Show Promo Director Pardeep Sahota C5 Creative
Canon Director Robbie Brown Tangerine Films
Spirit Motorcycles Director The Mills Twins Baselight Productions
Tepilo Director Pardeep Sahota C5 Creative
Fantastic Beasts Promo Director George Cawood Framework/Warner Bro
Anki Overdrive Director Travis Hanour Cinco
Hunter Director Thomas Eberwein Thomas Traum
Novotel Mike Sumpter 5 Creative
Jeep Idents Pardeep Sahota 5 Creative 2015 Promax Nomination
L’Oreal Indents Damian Joyce/Pardeep Sahota 5 Creative
SSense Stella McCartney Director Francisco Salvado Riff Raff Films
SSense Hood by Air Director Francisco Salvado Riff Raff Films
Big Brother Promo Director Rob Fox C5 Creative Promax Nomination
Otrivine Ben Fogg Shaven Ape
Under the Dome Idents Director Rich Thrift C5 Creative
Tagstr #LoveMyLondon Director Henry Darke WigWam Films
ISME Director Damian Joyce C5 Creative
Let’s Beat Sepsis Ghost Town Director Nikolaj Belzer Everything Is Okay
Vivienne Westwood Loves Director George Tsioutsias Téar
The Health Lottery Win Win Director Rich Thrift C5 Creative
River Island Six Sheet Posters Director Eshan B Studio Boulevard
Celebrity Spa Ident Director Lucy Badger C5 Creative
Big Brother Promo Director Lucy Badger C5 Creative Promax Nomination
Georgia Hardinge/British Fashion Council Director BretonLABS Everything Is Okay
The Bachelor Ident Director Lucy Badger C5 Creative
River Island/British Fashion Council Director Eshan B JN Motion
Another Magazine Rag n Bone Director Can Evgin Another Magazine
O2 Mr Moonlight Director Tom Clarkson VCCP
YSL/Wonderland Director David Oldham Wonderland Magazine
The Health Lottery Bonus Ball Director Damian Joyce C5 Creative
Dior/Wonderland Director Damon Baker Wonderland Magazine
Nike Vintage Brigette Leicht Die Krieges Des Lichts
New Year Director Lauren Bensted Producer Ben Woodsmith Film London – London Calling
The Fox and the Rabbit Director Garry Crystal Producer Jana Riedel
SELECTED FESTIVALS Aesthetica Short Film Festival, Lone Star Film Festival and Kinofilm Film Festival
Domestic Policy Director Alicia MacDonald Producer Helen Grearson
SELECTED FESTIVALS BFI London Film Festival
The Fallen Circus Director Shelly Love Production Company Serious Pictures
SELECTED FESTIVALS: London Short Film Festival, Underwire Festival
Otherwise Engaged Director Alicia MacDonald Producer Jack Sidey, Helen Grearson
SELECTED FESTIVALS: BFI London Film Festival, Leeds International Short Festival, The Smalls Film Festival, The London Short Film Festival
Trinity Director Judy Jacob Production Company Everthing is Okay
The Nostalgist Director Giacomo Cimini Production Company Wonder room Productions
SELECTED FESTIVALS: Palm Springs ShortFest 2nd Place, Giffoni Film Festival 1st Place, LA Shorts Fest, Fantastic Fest, BFI London Film Festival, Asiana International Short Film Festival, Leeds International Film Festival and Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival. Featured in American Cinematographer
The Son Director Nikolaj Belzer Production Company Everything is Okay
SELECTED FESTIVALS: The London Short Film Festival
The Man Who Walked On The Moon Director Jenny LuProduction Company Uncanny Films
SELECTED FESTIVALS: Reykjavik International Film Festival, Tri-Cities International Fantastic Festival, Kaohsiung Taiwan International Short Film Festival and London Short Film Festival.
Ouija Fashion Short Director Sasha RainbowProduction Company Nice&Polite
Bleak Sea Director Giacomo CiminiProduction Company Wonder Room Productions
SELECTED FESTIVALS: Cannes Film Festival-Trailer Made
Liaisons (TV Pilot) Director Emily Lucienne Production Company Liaisons Productions
The Ballad of Mulla and Mullins Director Matthew Lindsey Production Company Two Brothers Productions
SELECTED FESTIVALS: Cannes Film Festival Short Corner
A Red Bridge Director The Mills Twins Production Company Mills Twins Productions
SELECTED FESTIVALS: Palm Spring ShortsFest
La Citta Nel Cielo Director Giacomo Cimini Production Company London Film School
SELECTED FILM FESTIVAL: Venice Film Festival and Nashville Film Festival