Consulting Story Editor
Eric Frith (producer, writer, director, editor) creates films that have screened at top festivals including Sundance, Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), South by Southwest (SXSW), Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) and many, many others around the world. These projects have received numerous awards and been acquired for distribution, both nationally and internationally, by Miramax, Dream Entertainment, Cinema Management Group, Off the Fence, Independent Lens, American Masters PBS, and Phase 4 Films.
Most recently, Eric served as editor and co-writer for the documentary The Breach which premiered at the Galway Film Fleadh 2014 where it won best international feature documentary. From the Sky won the international humanitarian award grand prize at the Oscar-qualifying Rhode Island International Film Festival, and The Hero Pose which has now screened at over 20 festivals. Eric’s latest release, Song of the New Earth which he edited and co-wrote, screened at the 2014 SIFF and the Illuminate Festival, the film is now screening theatrically around the U.S.
In 2013 Eric edited Finding Hillywood which premiered at SIFF, screened at over 25 other film festivals winning three best doc awards and one audience award. He edited director Megan Griffiths’ Eden (2012), which premiered at SXSW, won the audience award, along with 1st runner up for best film at SIFF, and then was distributed by Phase 4 Films. In 2011 Eric co-produced, co-wrote and edited A Lot Like You, which premiered at SIFF, screened at festivals around the world winning 6 best Doc awards. Eric also edited The Heart of the Game (2005) which premiered at TIFF, was distributed by Miramax, and heralded as “…an Oscar level piece of work” by film critic Richard Roeper.
Eric co-edited Deep Burial, starring Dominic Monaghan, Tom Sizemore, and Sarah Habel which is due for completion in 2015. He’s currently editing the feature documentary United We Sing and co-producing the feature film House in Ruins.
He loves spending time with his wife and son on Vashon Island, WA. and making music with friends.