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Dword_avatar Peter Gerard


Peter Gerard: Director
the definitive graffiti/hip-hop documentary
Eat Songs (in-progress)
Peter Gerard: Director
darkly comic tale of two well-meaning filmmakers who dive too deep into an African musician's dream
Peter Gerard: Producer
a street rose-seller battles his dark imagination and the dangers of Edinburgh's nightlife


Public Bio

Peter is a multi-award-winning film producer and director and a pioneer in film distribution strategy. He also has 15 years' experience developing award-winning online software applications, including The D-Word online documentary community and websites for Oscar-nominated production companies. He regularly attends key markets and festivals including Cannes, Berlin, Amsterdam, Sheffield, etc., where he is invited to host or participate in panels. His films have won many awards (including a BAFTA New Talent Award), and he has distributed them via countless channels. Peter founded Distrify and ran it until 2014. He now works at Vimeo.

Most of my films can be streamed on Vimeo

By the way, I designed and programmed The D-Word...