|Residence Colorado, U.S.|
Awards Sports Emmy
Name Peter Mortimer
|Citizenship United States|
|Born January 28, 1974 (age 41) (1974-01-28) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.|
Alma mater University of Southern California
Movies Valley Uprising, Reel Rock 7: Honnold 3.0, King Lines, First Ascent, Return 2 Sender, The Sensei
Education Colorado College, University of Southern California
Nominations Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Camera Work
Similar People Nick Rosen, Chris Sharma, Lisa Rands, Don Hewitt
Peter Mortimer (born January 28, 1974) is an American filmmaker from Colorado. He has produced and directed multiple films related to rock climbing, mountaineering, and outdoor adventure under the production group Sender Films.
Mortimer was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He attended Colorado College graduating with honors in geology. He later attended the University of Southern California School of Cinema and Television, receiving his MFA in film.
His productions have won numerous film festival awards, a Sports Emmy, and a nomination for News and Documentary Emmy: Outstanding Graphic Design & Art Direction. Peter is also co-founder, along with Josh Lowell of Big UP Productions, of the REEL ROCK Film Tour, coming up on in its 10th year and showing in over 415 locations across the world.
Awards and honors
King Lines (2007)
First Ascent (2011)
Valley Uprising (2014)