Derrick Pete

Derrick Pete

Music Diary Media Group

Director, filmmaker and producer in Aliso Viejo, California

About Derrick

Derrick received his Masters of Fine Arts from University of California Los Angeles acclaimed Film & TV Screenwriting graduate program. While in the program, he was honored with the prestigious Showcase Award, gaining the attention of Hollywood agents and producers. Recently, Derrick expanded his creative territory, adding film producing and directing to his credits.

Derrick was a recent Screenwriting Fellow of Project Involve, Film Independent's premiere diversity program for filmmakers.

His latest short film project, WASTE PAPER, is currently in post production. His latest screenplay, DEATH OF A HERO, is currently in the sweet land of "rewrites" almost ready to make its way to a Producer / Manager / Agent near you.


Name: Derrick Pete

Lives in: Aliso Viejo, California

Company: Music Diary Media Group

Occupation: Director, Filmmaker, Producer and Screenwriter

Unique traits: Singer, loves musical theater / film and writes fantasy scripts. Had three careers before committing full time to filmmaker -- chemical engineer, merger & acquisitions transaction analyst, public real estate company executive. Holder of two U.S. patents

Credits

  • Space Command

    Space Command (2014)
    Film by Marc Zicree Films Co-Producer

  • Waste Paper

    Waste Paper (2014)
    Film (short) by Music Diary Media Group Writer / Producer / Director

  • Marriage of Inconvenience

    Marriage of Inconvenience (2013)
    Film (short) by Film Independent / PBS Writer / Producer

  • Over Her Dead Body

    Over Her Dead Body (2013)
    Film (short) by Music Diary Media Group Writer / Producer / Director

  • Six Letter Word

    Six Letter Word (2012)
    Film (short) by AFI's Directing Workshop for Women Producer

  • LOVE (music video, OYA)

    LOVE (music video, OYA) (2011)
    Video by Music Diary Media Group Producer / Director

  • Crunch Detective (spec commercial, Doritos)

    Crunch Detective (spec commercial, Doritos) (2010)
    Commercial by Music Diary Media Group Writer / Producer / Director

Awards

  • Screenwriting Fellow, Project Involve, Film Independent
    (2013)

Education

  • UCLA

  • University of Florida (Gainesville, FL)

Desert Island Movies

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