(September 9, 2014) Acclaimed editorial company Whitehouse Post welcomes seasoned film and commercial editor Mark Burnett to their roster. Known for his comedic timing, Burnett has worked with many acclaimed directors including Rattling Stick’s Hamish Rothwell and Biscuit Film’s Matt Dilmore editing spots for top brands such as Toyota, Cadbury, Vigorsol, The Guardian and Stella Artois. Burnett just wrapped a segment and teaser for popular horror film ABCs of Death 2
, and is already busy cutting several spots at Whitehouse’s offices in Soho.
“We’re thrilled to have Mark on board,” says Whitehouse Post Partner and Editor John Smith. “He’s a versatile editor with a wide range of work under his belt, his quirky and comedic style is a great addition to our lineup.”
Hailing from Sydney, the Australian native has been fine-tuning his craft at boutique post-production houses around the world, including Post Office and The Editors in Sydney, and Speade and Tenthree in London. Burnett has garnered numerous International awards and honors including a Gold Cannes Lion, CLIO, UK MVA, British Television Advertising Arrows, and Best Editing at Flickerfest. In 2012 his documentary Shut Up and Play the Hits was featured at Sundance, and more recently, Burnett collaborated on Jared Leto’s directorial debut documentary, Artifact.
About Whitehouse Post:
Whitehouse Post believes in the art and craft of editorial storytelling built in a creative and supportive environment. Central to this philosophy is an emphasis on nurturing the best young talent into excellent storytellers who consider the importance of visuals, music and sound working together. Production and finishing partnerships with sister companies Cap Gun Collective and Carbon VFX, as well as with design-driven production company Gentleman Scholar, further cement Whitehouse Post as an invaluable creative resource for its clients. The studio’s deep reel of notable spots for high-profile brands and work on feature films and documentaries have earned hundreds of honors from AICP, BTAA, D&AD, Clio and Cannes.