Oliver Mason

Oliver Mason

Video Editor and DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
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Oliver Mason

Oliver Mason

Video Editor and DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
  • Oliver Mason Editor Reel 2023
    Oliver Mason Editor Reel 2023Including editing work for VICE, Tate, BFI, BBC Four, GQ and Prada. Please consider me for your future projects. I'm interested in working across scripted and unscripted.
  • Sperm Donors Wanted!
    Sperm Donors Wanted!I edited Sperm Donors Wanted for Netflix's Documentary Talent Fund. The short film follows a trans male couple as they consider their sperm donor options.
  • Tate - Turner Prize 2023
    Tate - Turner Prize 2023I edited two of the short films for nominees of Tate's Turner Prize 2023. A studio interview with Barbara Walker, and a road trip movie with Jesse Darling who went on to win the prize.
  • Why You Should Be Worried About This Glacier
    Why You Should Be Worried About This GlacierKnown as the ‘Hollywood Glacier,’ Europe’s largest ice cap has been the picturesque and otherworldly scene of movies and TV shows for decades. But the real drama lies underneath; Vatnajökull glacier sits across some of the most active volcanoes in Iceland. Embedded with a team of drone pilots and scientists, VICE World News investigates if the country’s melting glaciers could lead to catastrophic volcanic eruptions which could impact our entire planet. Directing Producer: Louise McLoughlin DO
  • Tate - Queer Cornwall
    Tate - Queer CornwallI was commissioned by Tate to direct a short film exploring the lesser known queer artists of Cornwall in the mid 1900s. Lamorna is a small village on the Cornish coast, in the far southwest of England. The expansive skies and landscapes of the area have long been a draw for artists, most famously painters associated with the Newlyn school such as Laura Knight, Alfred Munnings and Lamorna Birch. Less well known are the ground-breaking queer artists who set down roots in the village: Marlow Moss
  • The Trip To Greece
    The Trip To GreeceI was Assistant Video Editor on The Trip To Greece, the fourth series of Michael Winterbottom's comedy series starring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon. The series aired on SKY in Spring 2020, and has also been cut as a feature film for international distribution.
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Projects credited in
  • Tate Lates Night In | 2020
    Tate Lates Night In | 2020Tate Lates Night In brought an artist-led programme online, streaming monthly from May until December 2020. They included a mix of artist talks, workshops, film, poetry and music, featuring artists working both in London and across the world.
  • Have we met before?
    Have we met before?BFI short film screened on BBC4 and now in the festival circuit. Written and directed by Oli Mason, Produced by Syd Heather.
Work history
    Director and EditorBBC and BFI
     - London, United KingdomFreelance
    I have recently completed my new short film, Have We Met Before? It's a docudrama exploring different ways gay men have met for sex over the last 50 years. It was made with the BBC and BFI as part of their new and emerging talent scheme, Born Digital. It has screened on BBC Four in the UK and premiered at the BFI London Southbank. You can watch it on the BFI Player here: https://player.bfi.org.uk/free/film/watch-have-we-met-before-2019-online
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Video Editing
  • Adobe Editing
  • Directing
  • Video Directing
    BAOxford University
     - Oxford, United Kingdom
    Degree in Experimental Psychology.