Peter Gilbert’s distinguished career in producing, directing, and photographing documentaries, narrative feature films, commercials, branding, and music videos includes being the producer and director of photography of Hoop Dreams, which appeared on over 100 “top ten” lists for 1994 and has won numerous awards and co-producing and co-directing At The Death House Door, which has won numerous awards and was short-listed for the Academy Award for Best Documentary. Peter currently teaches documentary filmmaking at Wake Forest University in the MFA program.
Peter was interim ED of the Southern Documentary Fund and currently is Board Chair. He is a member of Kartemquin Films as well as serving as an Emeritus Board Member. Gilbert runs two film funds and is founder of Webber/Gilbert Media.
He is a member of the DGA, AMPAS, ATAS, WGA, IA 600 and the PGA.