Ariel Quintans is an Austin, TX based TV/Film editor and director. He has been editing professionally in Texas and Los Angeles since 1998. His commercial work spans clients the likes of Southwest Airlines, John Deere, BMW, Goodyear, Ram, Jeep, L.L.Bean, AT&T, Crocs, Pizza Hut and the United States Air Force. His editorial work for the USAF on the "Collaboratory" won a Gold Cannes Lion in 2014 and he has won numerous advertising awards in various capacities.
In addition to his work in advertising, Ariel also edits music videos, short films, documentaries and long-form web content. He has been the lead editor on a docudrama series for A&E and on an Emmy award-winning series for the Austin PBS affiliate.
Born & raised in the great state of Texas, Ariel is a self-proclaimed cultural ambassador for the city of Austin. He is the proud father of two (Sophia & Amadeo), occasionally moonlights as a DJ, hopes to open his own restaurant one day, plays on a baseball team and is a recreational footballer and pugilist. He reads over 30 books a year and doesn't shy away from dance offs or Soul Train lines.