Peter Maynard is an independent producer working in the fields of advertising, film and television. Peter most recently executive produced ‘The Unquiet Film Series’ for The Times and The Sunday Times, a series of 13 short films hosted online at foreverunquiet.co.uk, with a selection running in Picturehouse cinemas as part of the ‘recommends’ programme. The series was the winner of Shots 2014 ‘Best Branded Content’ award and has just been nominated for 5 British Arrows awards.
Peter began his career at Channel 4 where he became a producer for a number of directors on award winning productions through 4Creative. He went on to become a creative agency producer at Fallon London (working on projects for Orange, Sony and Coca-Cola) before moving on to a senior hybrid agency/production role at Kream London, working closely with the Karmarama agency.
In 2011 he returned fully to production and nowadays produces and executive produces with a variety of creative folk on everything from TV commercials, to branded content, to documentaries, to moving image art.
Peter also produces self-generated, award-winning, theatrical short films and TV documentaries for the likes of The Discovery Channel, Channel 4 Television, Working Title Films and a number of UK Film Council regional bodies.