Peter Bolte

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Bio

Peter Bolte is a Brooklyn-based award winning artist and filmmaker.

He has directed the features All Roads Lead and Dandelion Man, several short films, music videos and commercials. Recent credits also include being cinematographer on the Emmy nominated documentary Casting By (HBO Documentaries) as well as attending the Artist Academy at Lincoln Center as part of the 2013 New York Film Festival.

Peter has exhibited his work at numerous venues including: New York Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, Vancouver International Film Festival, St. Louis International Film Festival, Doc NYC, Woodstock Film Festival, San Francisco DocFest, Nantucket Film Festival, LA ShortsFest, Houston WorldFest, Anthology Film Archives, Issue Project Room, Galapagos Art Space, HereArt, Festival Electrochoc, Montréal Fringe Festival, Rugby Museum and Art Gallery, Burning Man, T.K. Lang Gallery Vienna and Barbès Performance Space.

Exhibitions

2016

SaMo Indie Film Festival - Los Angeles, CA
Coney Island Film Festival - Brooklyn, NY
St. Louis International Film Festival - St. Louis, MO
Vancouver International Film Festival - Vancouver, CA
Clinton Street Theatre - Portland, OR
Victoria TX Indie Film Festival - Victoria, TX
Cinedelphia Film Festival - Philadelphia, PA
USA Film Festival - Dallas, TX
CIMM Festival - Chicago, IL

2014

Selected Shorts - Barbès - Brooklyn, NY
Manhattan Film Festival - New York, NY
WorldFest Houston (Remi Award Winner) - Houston, TX
Stage V - Fifth Estate - Brooklyn, NY

2013

Artist Academy - Lincoln Center - New York, NY
St. Louis International Film Festival - St. Louis, MO
LA ShortsFest - Los Angeles, CA

2012

Vancouver International Film Festival - Vancouver, Canada
St. Louis Filmmkakers Showcase - St. Louis, MO

2011

Gallery Beat - BravinLee Programs - New York, NY
Rugby Museum & Art Gallery - Rugby, Warwickshire, England
Montréal Fringe Festival - Montréal, Québec, Canada
Little Rock Film Festival, Little Rock, AR
Boston Underground Film Festival - Boston, MA
Dam Short Film Festival - Boulder City, NV
The Art of Brooklyn Festival - St. Francis College - Brooklyn, NY
Litchfield Hills Film Festival - Kent, CT
Guest - Maryland Institute College of Art - Baltimore, MD

2010

Saint Louis International Film Festival - St. Louis, MO
San Francisco Documentary Festival - San Francisco, CA
Vancouver International Film Festival - Vancouver, Canada
Black Rock City Film Festival - Burning Man Festival
Berkeley Film and Video Festival - Berkeley, CA
Brooklyn Independent Cinema Series - Brooklyn, NY
Little Rock Film Festival - Little Rock, AR
Guest - Maryland Institute College of Art - Baltimore, MD

2009

Saint Louis International Film Festival - St. Louis, MO
Vancouver International Film Festival - Vancouver, Canada
Anthology Film Archives - New York, NY

2008

Saint Louis International Film Festival - St. Louis, MO
Williamstown Film Festival - Williamstown, MA
Woodstock Film Festival - Woodstock, NY
St. Louis Filmmaker's Showcase - St. Louis, MO
Nantucket Film Festival - Nantucket, MA
The Windup Space - Baltimore, MD
Festival Electrochoc - Project Videolab - Bourgoin-Jallieu, France
Guest - Maryland Institute College of Art - Baltimore, MD

2007

Northampton Independent Film Festival - Northampton, MA
Berkeley Video and Film Festival - Berkeley, CA
The Tivoli Theater - St.Louis, MO
Guest - Maryland Institute College of Art - Baltimore, MD

2006

Berkeley Video and Film Festival - Berkeley, CA
Barbès Performance Space - Brooklyn, NY
Backseat Film Festival - Philadelphia, PA

2005

Anthology Film Archives - New York, NY
Berkeley Video and Film Festival - Berkeley, CA
St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase - St. Louis, MO
Backseat Film Festival - Creative Alliance - Baltimore, MD
Ocularis - Galapagos Art Space - Brooklyn, NY
Pan-Pot / The Phatory Outlet - The Phatory - New York, NY
Guest - Maryland Institute College of Art - Baltimore, MD

2004

Open Wall Experiment - Issue Project Room - New York, NY

2003

The American Living Room - HEREArt Center - New York, NY
Anthology Film Archives - New York, NY
Freight Film Salon - New York, NY
Backseat Film Festival - Baltimore, MD
St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase - St. Louis, MO
HOWL Festival - Fusion Arts Museum - New York, NY

2002

A Leisurely Evening - The Ruby Lounge - Baltimore, MD
Post-Bacc Thesis Exhibit - Maryland Institute College of Art

2001

War - Juried Show - Curator John Yau
Healing Arts - Arts That Heal - Baltimore, MD
Post - Thomas K. Lang Gallery - Vienna, Austria

2000

B.F.A. Thesis Exhibit - St. Louis, MO

1999

Disculture - Thomas K. Lang Gallery - Vienna, Austria

Awards

2014 Remi Award
All Roads Lead - WorldFest Houston

2011 Best Cinematography
Dandelion Man - Kent Film Festival

2010 Best Short Film
The Greims - Little Rock Film Festival

2008 Best Editing (as Co-Editor)
Begging Naked (Dir. Karen Gehres) - Domani Vision Film Festival

2007 Best Feature Film
Dandelion Man - Berkeley Film & Video Festival

2006 Best Music Video
Queen of Displays - Berkeley Film & Video Festival

2005 Best Short Narrative
V.O. - Berkeley Film & Video Festival

2005 Best Experimental Short
Liver-Colored Dew - Berkeley Film & Video Festival