Meredith Mantik is an editor and assistant editor based in Los Angeles, California. She has edited four narrative features, five documentary features, and numerous short films and commercials. Her most recent narrative feature, DOWNEAST, stars Greg Finley and Kirk Fox, was distributed by Gravitas Ventures, and is currently available on Showtime.
She has worked as in-house editor for APS Films (DARK HARBOR, HUNTING LANDS, SPADES: THE SERIES), lead editor on the Discovery series BERING SEA GOLD, junior editor on the BAFTA-winning series EXODUS: OUR JOURNEY TO EUROPE, and assistant editor on the Amazon/Hello Sunshine feature film SOMETHING FROM TIFFANY’S. Her documentary ALICE IS STILL DEAD won Best Autobiographical Documentary at DOC LA Film Festival in 2019.
Originally from Southern California, Meredith studied Creative Writing at Idyllwild Arts Academy, holds a BA in English, Film, and Philosophy from Colorado College, and, upon graduating with distinction from the UK’s prestigious National Film and Television School's Editing MA course, received an AVID Excellence in Editing Award for her work on SWEET MADDIE STONE, directed by Brady Hood. SWEET MADDIE STONE went on to win Best British Short Film at London Critics’ Circle Awards and Best Short Film of the Year at the ODEON Film Awards, and was a Semi-Finalist at the Student Academy Awards.