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The skinny guy with devilishly good looks.

Matthew likes to tell stories, and tell them well. Trained by the best, he has a knack for narrative and a discern for detail, and enjoys expressing emotive emphasis eloquently with each piece of work.

Having collected a couple of craft awards, including a Cannes Lion for editing in 2011, his exceptional editing expertise accompanies his astute ability to alliterate.


2016 South African Film & Television Awards – Golden Horn – Best Editing (Feature Film)

2011 Cannes Lions – Bronze – Film Craft / Editing

2011 Creative Circle – Silver – Best Editing

NECKTIE YOUTH has won numerous awards including Best S.A. Feature Film & Best Director at Durban International Film Festival.

WHO KILLED DEON was the most awarded TV Campaign in 2011.

A DIFFERENT ENDING won more than 20 different awards.

Both MERCEDES-BENZ “Attention Assist” ads received Silver Loeries for TV & Cinema Commercials up to 90sec.