As a film editor, Richard Mettler edits worldwide. He collaborates with influential directors such as Laurent Chanez, Sean Ellis, Johan Renck, Pierre Debusschère, Sølve Sundsbø, Arni & Kinski, Joe Wright, Tim Richardson, Pierluca De Carlo and Anthony Atanasio.
Mettler's advertising portfolio includes projects for Volkswagen, Cartier, Estée Lauder,Infiniti, Mercedes, Christian Lacroix Cadillac, and Mastercard to name a few. Mettler has worked for leading agencies around the world including, TBWA\Chiat\Day, Saatchi & Saatchi, JWT, Leo Burnett, Ogilvy, Publicis, Merkley, SelectNY and McCann.
In parallel to his advertising career, Mettler also focuses on feature films. He edited Sean Ellis latest motion picture "Metro Manila", which won the “World Cinema Dramatic Audience Award” at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival and took three Awards at the British Independent Film Awards, including “Best Film” and “Best Director”. Mettler is currently represented by ICM for motion pictures in the United States and UK.