Peter Harvey

Peter Harvey

Program Completed at the CFC

Short Dramatic Film Program

Title of CFC Production Involved In

WHAT DOESN'T KILL YOU

Completion Year

2012

Current Information

Biography

PETER HARVEY is a filmmaker who grew up in Whistler, BC. He started making films when he was only 11 years old and his passion grew with the more films he made. Not a day goes by that Peter isn't grateful for falling in love with filmmaking, directing, producing and everything behind telling beautiful stories.

After graduating from Capilano University’s Motion Picture Production Program, his first directorial debut VERSUS played in the Toronto International Film Festival’s Student Film Showcase. Peter moved to Toronto to pursue his career in film where he currently lives and works as a Director/Producer/Production Manager. Peter recently came off a record year of productions having his World Premiere of the Bravo!FACT project SEVEN SINS at the Cannes Film Market; producing the Canadian Film Centre’s DREEMER which had its US Premiere at Slamdance Film Festival; recently finishing Richie Mehta’s I’LL FOLLOW YOU DOWN, Jason Priestley's CAS & DYLAN and Craig Goodwill's PATCH TOWN.

The highlight of his career to date is his film PICTURE DAY, which premiered at TIFF in 2012 and won the Borsos Award for Best Canadian Feature at the 2012 Whistler Film Festival and the Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature at the RiverRun International Film Festival.

His films have played in over 100 film festivals around the world and he hopes to continue his success with his next film PRETEND WE'RE KISSING.