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Overview (2)

Nickname GMB
Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Gavin Michael Booth is an award winning filmmaker. He works as a writer, director, producer, cinematographer and editor in the entertainment industry. He is an extremely driven and creative artist who has over fifteen years experience working within the film medium. His latest film "The Scarehouse" was distributed by NBC/Universal (USA) and D Films (Canada) in early 2015 with international releasing starting August 2015. The Scarehouse was funded in part by Telefilm Canada and the film won Best Feature at the New York City Horror Film Festival in 2014. Booth was runner-up as Director of the Year via Toronto's NOW Magazine. Last month Booth broke new filmmaking ground teaming up with power producer Jason Blum (Paranormal Activity series, The Purge, and Oscar winning Whiplash) to create the world's first movie broadcast live using Twitter's Periscope App. The film was a success with worldwide media coverage. Gavin is also responsible for The Scarehouse and other film/music videos projects' marketing - including producing and editing trailers, soundtracks, promotional videos, EPKs, behind the scenes and other advertising material.

Booth has worked with some of the top entertainers in the music industry including Music Videos and documentary projects for Eminem's D-12, Third Eye Blind, The Tea Party, Our Lady Peace, Vanessa Carlton and The Afters. Some of these projects have aired on national television in Canada and the U.S. as well as appeared on best-selling DVDs and Enhanced CDs released by major record labels. Gavin has created music videos as writer / director / producer /cinematographer / editor for over 50 artists including: The Afters, Bleu, The Blue Stones, Emma-Lee, Scotty James, Gavin Slate and so on. Several of these projects are award winning, festival screened, having aired in international markets and have been funded in part by MuchFACT.

His work has always maximized every dollar on lower budget projects to raise the production value of the finished film / video. Gavin also has extensive experience in the realm of commercials, reality television and web content. Gavin is represented as a writer and director by Daniel Ortega at Pantheon Talent and managed by Gina Rugolo in Los Angeles. Patrick Yang at Oldfield represents Gavin in Canada.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Mimetic Entertainment Inc.

Spouse (1)

Sarah Booth (24 December 2012 - present)

Trivia (1)

Gavin began his professional career in videography sneaking into concerts in Detroit, Michigan with a fake Canadian television press pass. One of the first bands to buy into his gig as a reporter was Third Eye Blind. Frontman Stephen Jenkins liked his work enough to bring him on further tour dates and hire Gavin to shoot additional material for the band as well as another project he was producing.

Personal Quotes (1)

Growing up, filmmaking was always my imaginary friend. I could feel it, spend time with it, enjoy it's company... I just had to convince the rest of the world it really existed.

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