Peter Triest

Peter Triest (1973) is a filmmaker, historian and communication advisor based in  Antwerp, Belgium. He studied film at the RITS film school in Brussels, specializing in screenwriting and excelling in editing and photography. Subsequently he worked as a director and editor for Belgian broadcasters and started working as a communication adviser. In 2013 Petere turned back to film making. His debut feature documentary "Out of the Desert" is a biopic on American cult singer Howe Gelb. He won the IDFA/MEDIAFONDS Academy workshop at IDFA 2016 with his new project, "Parked Lives".