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M O T I O N   P I C T U R E   C O M M E R C I A L   B R A N D   C O N T E N T

All Roads Lead (2014)
Narrative Feature
Dir. - Peter Bolte

 

Levi's - Coming Between Lovers (2011)
Commercial Spec
Dir. - Peter Bolte

 

Chantelle Paris / Freshpair (2013)
Brand collaboration
Dir. - Peter Bolte

 

C I N E M A T O G R A P H Y   D I R E C T I N G  

P O S T   P R O D U C T I O N

Still from Casting By (2013)
Documentary - HBO / Creative Chaos VMG
Dir. of Photography - Peter Bolte

 

Red Cross PSA featuring Wes Bentley (2009)
Directed by Peter Bolte
Cinematography by Chris Freilich

 

 

Nike Internal Branding Video (2012)
Photography by Eric Vogel
Editorial services Silk Wasp Media

       

 

A B O U T

Silk Wasp Media is a boutique motion picture and media company founded by Peter Bolte with a mission to develop and execute projects that inspire critical thought, foster innovation and showcase artistic collaboration.

Along with Peter Bolte's in-house projects, Silk Wasp Media also provides production and post-production services and consulting in various aspects of production from the early stages of development through the client-ready deliverable. SWM specializes in feature film, commercials, brand content and out-of-the-box concept driven work.

W H O ?

DIRECTOR/PRODUCER - PETER BOLTE is a Brooklyn-based award winning artist and filmmaker with over 10 years of experience.

He has directed the features All Roads Lead and Dandelion Man, several short films, music videos and spec commercials. Recent credits also include being cinematographer on the Emmy nominated documentary Casting By (HBO Documentaries) as well as being invited to attend the Artist Academy at Lincoln Center as part of the 2013 New York Film Festival.

Peter has exhibited his films and paintings at numerous venues including: Vancouver International Film Festival, St. Louis International Film Festival, Woodstock Film Festival, San Francisco DocFest, Nantucket Film Festival, LA ShortsFest, Anthology Film Archives, Issue Project Room, Galapagos Art Space, HereArt, Festival Electrochoc, Montréal Fringe Festival, Rugby Museum and Art Gallery, Burning Man, T.K. Lang Gallery Vienna and Barbès Performance Space.

 

M I S C E L L A N E O U S   D E B R I S

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LEVIS SPEC
Levi's Spec Commercial - "Lovers" (2011)
Directed by Peter Bolte
Starring Yesenia Linares and Alexsander Nikolov
Featuring the music of The Little Death

C O N T A C T

Silk Wasp Media, LLC
5414 6th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11220
USA

silkwasp@gmail.com

 

F I L M

Silk Wasp Media motion picture has a mission to develop and execute projects that inspire critical thought, foster innovation and showcase artistic collaboration.

SWM also houses the archives of its former entity To Go Numb Films and the work of director Peter Bolte.

 

F I L M O G R A P H Y

2013 All Roads Lead (feature)

2012 Never A Shade Of Gray (short)

2010 Dr. Sketchy's (short)

2009 The Greims (short)

2007 Dandelion Man (feature)

2007 Veneer (short)

2005 V.O. (short)

2003 Consuming Capitalism (short)

 

U P C O M I N G   S C R E E N I N G S

Dec. 14, 2014

Selected Shorts - 3 PM - Barbès - Brooklyn, NY

 

P A S T   S C R E E N I N G S

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Manhattan Film Festival - New York, NY
Remi Award Jury Screening - Houston WorldFest - Los Angeles, CA

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St. Louis International Film Festival - St. Louis, MO
LA ShortsFest - Los Angeles, CA

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Vancouver International Film Festival - Vancouver, Canada
St. Louis Filmmkakers Showcase - St. Louis, MO

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Rugby Museum & Art Gallery - Rugby, Warwickshire, England
Montréal Fringe Festival - Montréal, Québec, Canada
Little Rock Film Festival, Little Rock, AR
Boston Underground Film Festival - Boston, MA
Dam Short Film Festival - Boulder City, NV
The Art of Brooklyn Festival - St. Francis College - Brooklyn, NY
Litchfield Hills Film Festival - Kent, CT

2 0 1 0

Saint Louis International Film Festival - St. Louis, MO
San Francisco Documentary Festival - San Francisco, CA
Vancouver International Film Festival - Vancouver, Canada
Black Rock City Film Festival - Burning Man Festival
Berkeley Film and Video Festival - Berkeley, CA
Brooklyn Independent Cinema Series - Brooklyn, NY
Little Rock Film Festival - Little Rock, AR

2 0 0 9

Saint Louis International Film Festival - St. Louis, MO
Vancouver International Film Festival - Vancouver, Canada
Anthology Film Archives - New York, NY

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Saint Louis International Film Festival - St. Louis, MO
Williamstown Film Festival - Williamstown, MA
Woodstock Film Festival - Woodstock, NY
St. Louis Filmmaker's Showcase - St. Louis, MO
Nantucket Film Festival - Nantucket, MA
The Windup Space - Baltimore, MD
Festival Electrochoc - Project Videolab - Bourgoin-Jallieu, France

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Northampton Independent Film Festival - Northampton, MA
Berkeley Video and Film Festival - Berkeley, CA
The Tivoli Theater - St.Louis, MO

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Berkeley Video and Film Festival - Berkeley, CA
Barbès Performance Space - Brooklyn, NY
Backseat Film Festival - Philadelphia, PA

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Anthology Film Archives - New York, NY
Berkeley Video and Film Festival - Berkeley, CA
St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase - St. Louis, MO
Backseat Film Festival - Creative Alliance - Baltimore, MD
Ocularis - Galapagos Art Space - Brooklyn, NY
Pan-Pot / The Phatory Outlet - The Phatory - New York, NY

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The American Living Room - HEREArt - New York, NY
Anthology Film Archives - New York, NY
Freight Film Salon - New York, NY
Backseat Film Festival - Baltimore, MD
St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase - St. Louis, MO

 

F E A T U R E

 

ALL ROADS LEAD (2013)

Starring: Francesco Saviano, David Yow, Nick Sandow, Yolonda Ross, Kathy Ferrara, April Strelinger, Toby Holmes, Diane Taveau, Patrick King, James Hodge, Wm Parker, Jason McKay

Directed by Peter Bolte
Written by Peter Bolte
Cinematography by Peter Bolte
Features the music of John Erik Kaada

 

DANDELION MAN (2007)

Starring: Jay Gaussoin, Lena Armstrong, Nicole Abisinio, Michael Attias, Charlotte Cohn, Virginia Lowery, Dean Strober, Francesco Saviano, Matthew Jay, Jason Odell Williams, Niki Wenger

Directed by Peter Bolte
Written by Peter Bolte
Cinematography by Peter Bolte
Score by Trevor Dunn

 

S H O R T

 

NEVER A SHADE OF GRAY (2012)

Starring: Francesco Saviano, Josiah Mayo, Delia Sweeney, Mark Margolis, Patrick King, Mubasher Naseer, Quince Marcum

Directed by Peter Bolte
Written by Peter Bolte
Cinematography by Joe Foley
Score by Trevor Dunn
Features the music of Leon Russell, Eldridge Holmes and Mr. Bungle

 

DR. SKETCHYS (2010)

Starring: Molly Crabapple, John Leavitt, Julia Fragias, Pandora, Steve Walker, Akynos, Darenzia

Directed by Peter Bolte
Cinematography by Peter Bolte
Features the music of John Erik Kaada

 

THE GREIMS (2009)

Starring: Francesco Saviano, Wes Bentley, Marlene Morris, Richard Edson, Yolonda Ross, Jake Robards

Directed by Peter Bolte
Written by Peter Bolte
Cinematography by Brian Dilg
Features the music of Gordon Lightfoot

 

VENEER (2007)

Starring: Francesco Saviano, Michael Buscemi, Marika Hacking

Directed by Peter Bolte
Written by Peter Bolte, Francesco Saviano
Cinematography by Peter Bolte
Features the music of John Erik Kaada

 

V.O. (2005)

Starring: Sean Gullette, Ken MacGregor, Jake Robards, Stacy Woodruff

Directed by Peter Bolte
Written by Peter Bolte
Cinematography by Jason Cleaveland, Dane Lawing
Score by Trevor Dunn

 

C O M M E R C I A L

Silk Wasp Media provides production and post-production services and consulting in various aspects of production from the early stages of development through the client-ready deliverable. Whether your project needs concept development or on set logistics, SWM can guide you in the right direction to execute your project within budget.

Let us help you visualize your next project. We will collaborate with you to build the visual language that tells your story or sells your brand or product in the most innovative, contemporary and professional way possible.

Select clients include: American Red Cross, Art Not War,
Atlas Media, Black Retail Action Group, By Experience
Chantelle Paris, Contently.com, Creative Chaos VMG
First Look Media, Freshpair, GoGo Luckey, Levi's, Nike, Nokia, Our8's, Praxair, Propeller Group/Harvard, The Tannin Group, Unarmed Media

 

V I S U A L I Z E

SWM has over 10 years experience with the most up-to-date storytelling tools.

HD (16:9, 2K and 4K) - C300/500, RED Epic, Alexa, DSLR
Film (35mm and 16mm)

We also have the resources and experience to crew up for large productions or scale down to mini crews for on-the-fly production needs.

 

P O S T - P R O D U C T I O N

SWM will guide your project through the post-production process with honest communication and careful attention to detail.

We have the ability to edit and online in house with Final Cut Pro.

If your project requires a more dynamic media storage platform, we have addtional experience in Avid and larger backbone networks and have relationships with several third party post-production houses in the NYC area.

 

 

 

 

C O N T E N T

 

CINEMATOGRAPHY
Narrative Cinematography Reel
Cinematography by Peter Bolte

 

DOCUMENTARY
Documentary / Journalism - Talking Heads Reel
Cinematography by Peter Bolte

 

LEVIS SPEC
Levi's Spec Commercial - "Lovers" (2011)
Directed by Peter Bolte
Starring Yesenia Linares and Alexsander Nikolov
Featuring the music of The Little Death

 

RED CROSS PSA
Red Cross PSA featuring Wes Bentley (2009)
Directed by Peter Bolte
Cinematography by Chris Freilich

 

 

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collaborators

Creative Chaos VMG
Trevor Dunn
Kaada
Unarmed Media
Eric Vogel

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Silk Wasp Media, LLC
5414 6th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11220
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silkwasp@gmail.com