Peter Mattson

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Peter Mattson is a highly imaginative filmmaker whose capabilities include live action, animation, visual effects, and motion graphics. He uses all types of animation, live action, mixed media- paper, glue, tape, old records, miniatures, and whatever else he can get his hands on.

He began his career editing and creating motion graphics for long-format documentaries on the Discovery Channel, National Geographic, Smithsonian Channel, and truTV. He started his own company, Taquet Film, where he served as head writer, director, editor, and animator on projects for clients including Disney, Marvel, Warner Brothers, TaylorMade, and Kobe Bryant.

Mattson’s work has garnered several awards including “Best in Show” at Los Angeles Cinema Festival, New Media Film Festival, and BOTU Film Festival. He created a short that screened at Sundance Film Festival. He twice won “Best Motion Graphics” at the National 48-Hour Film Festival.

He is an artist who creates innovative, striking, and unique imagery, while carefully maintaining focus on impactful storytelling. Mattson is an iconoclast who works relentlessly, and is truly an inspired filmmaker.