Heacock studied film production at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts where he graduated in 2001 as a University Honors Scholar. While studying under renowned documentary filmmaker George Stoney, Peter directed and shot The Glen of the Downs, an award-winning film about the first international environmental protest in Ireland. Immediately after graduating from NYU, Peter returned to Philadelphia to work as an experimental filmmaker in galleries around the city.
He is now running First Capital Pictures, an advertising organization that focuses on innovative campaigns for the web. He has also delved into the world of Vine and has a very large following. He is interested in the grey area between traditional advertising and social media. (8/14)
In Sickness and In Health
A film by Pilar Prassas, Edited by Peter Heacock, 2007, 56 min., Color
A deeply affecting film by newcomer Pilar Prassas and edited by Peter Heacock, In Sickness and In Health cuts through abstract ideologies, poli...