About me

He has over 20 years experience in sound mixing in the USA, India, and Japan. He specialises in features, documentaries, commercials and corporate videos with the latest equipment for location recording.

Giles has worked with diverse directors such as Woody Allen (Vicky, Christina, Barcelona), Larry Charles (The Dictator), Morgan Spurlock (Comic Con), Errol Morris (iPhone commercials), Academy Award winner Ross Kaufmann (Fire with Fire), Academy award nominee Amy Berg (Bhutto) and John Pilger (The Coming War) to name a few.

His films have won many awards such as Best Editing (We Are X), Grand Jury prize , Sundance (Personal Velocity) Best Director, Sundance (Fishing Without Nets), FIPRESCI Best Film award , Venice (Goodbye Solo), Special Jury Prize, Sundance (Four Sheets to the Wind) and have been exhibited in all the major film festivals such as Berlin,Cannes, Toronto, SxSW, Busan etc.

He has worked in countries under very difficult conditions such as Indonesia ( Brainiacs), India, Mexico (Cielito Lindo), Bahrain (A Bahraini Tale), Egypt (Omar Khayyam), Uzbekistan (The Keeper), Sri Lanka (Vara), Micronesia (Yamato), Uganda (Teaching sound mixing to locals), Ethiopia (Becoming Human).

Skills

Audio, Location Sound Recording, Sound Engineering, sound mixer, sound recordist

Sector Experience

Advertising, commercials, documentary, Film (Feature), Film (Short / Documentary), reality, Television

Awards

Berlin Film Festival, BUSAN FF, SUNDANCE, TORONTO FF, VENICE FF

Clients

Apple, Arte, Bravo, CBS, Dior, Discovery Communications, Facebook, HBO, National Geographic, NBCUniversal International, Paramount Pictures, PASSION FILMS, PBS

Trade Associations

IATSE LOCAL 52

Ranking
9th ranked Sound Supervisor11th ranked Production Sound Mixer23rd ranked Sound Recordist
Achievements
On the web
Contract
Freelance
Location
Meguro
Skill Level
Director
Languages
English, Hindi, Japanese
Creativepool member since 13 August 2017