Peter Ferris has been at the forefront of revolutionising the Film, TV and Music Industry for 30 years. His production company screens and represents actors, runs film making master classes and works with some of the world’s premiere film festivals. He is an award winning film producer and his productions appear at many leading industry film events world-wide each year. Peter has helped launch the professional careers of many well known actors, actresses and performers and continues to provide screen acting classes across the UK each month.
It is Peter’s recent work to develop smartphone movie making applications that positions him as an technology innovator and entrepreneur who is facilitating new ways in his industry. He believes that he helping opening up the world of movie making in a way that the music industry was revolutionised by the internet creating the ability to download songs. There is likely to be scepticism from some however the vision exists and the future now looks very different. The film making industry and governments are paying close attention to the adoption of Peter’s latest game changing innovation.
Peter speaks and hosts at prestigious industry events including the Marbella International Film Festival and SxSW in Austin, Texas.
“Don’t be afraid of new technology.” Peter believes that people don’t need to be tech genius’ but just need to see how it can work for them in ways no one else has yet considered. Peter encourages his audiences to believe that “success is just a choice away” and “to think outside the box” ..only he has never even seen the box!
'Peter galvanised the audience at our Inspiration conference. Given a brief to encourage and challenge people to be more creative, his energy, his example and his take-no-prisoners approach forced the audience think again about what was holding them back. And his message to let no one stop you doing what you want to do was truly liberating.'
'With deftness and humility, Peter Ferris inspired and illuminated from the stage at Tech Entrepreneurs Week 2014. He tackled the subject of film making into the next decade with hard-fought wisdom and a practitioners passion. There is nothing more exciting to organize a conference where someone lights up the audience and panel in equal measure such as Peter.'
‘Peter has a unique style of offering feedback and supporting the delegates on our workshops courses. Peter is direct, fair and supportive. He speaks other people’s language, builds immense rapport and truly understands others potential and how they can reach it. Peter works with us internationally and his manner and charisma crosses borders with ease. Our work is about development and helping others grow and learn to be the best they can. Peter’s teaching background and innate understanding of the human being makes him ideal for development work.’