Peter Mettler

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Peter Mettler was born on September 7, 1958 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is a cinematographer and director who is known as an influential member of the 1980s Toronto New Wave. He is best known for his innovative documentaries Picture of Light (1994), Gambling, Gods and LSD (2002), and The End Of Time (2012), which call into question the nature ... See full bio »

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The Top of His Head Cinematographer
Picture of Light Cinematographer
Scissere Cinematographer
Tectonic Plates Cinematographer


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 2018 Becoming Animal (Documentary)
 2014 Broken Land (Documentary)
 2012 The End of Time (Documentary)
 2006 Manufactured Landscapes (Documentary)
 2004 The Ring (Documentary)
 2002 Gambling, Gods and LSD (Documentary)
 2000 Les chasseurs d'ombre (Documentary)
 2000 Krapp's Last Tape (TV Movie)
 1994 Picture of Light (Documentary)
 1992 Open House (Short)
 1988 Walking After Midnight (Documentary)
 1987 Artist on Fire: Joyce Wieland (Documentary)
 1986 Divine Solitude (Short)
 1985 Eastern Avenue (Documentary)
 1985 Knock! Knock!
 1985 Passion: A Letter in 16mm (Short)
 1984 Next of Kin
 1982 Scissere
 1980 Lancalot Freely (Documentary short)
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