Peter Mann is a British film and television director, known for his unique visual style and powerful story-telling. Born in 1977 in London, he developed an early love of film and television and was encouraged by his parents to pursue a career in the entertainment industry.
Mann began his career directing music videos and slowly progressed to directing television commercials and short films. He then moved on to feature films, starting with the British crime thriller Trial of a Lifetime (2003). His second feature, the urban drama The Last Thing You See (2007), won numerous awards and garnered critical acclaim.
His next project, the psychological thriller The Night Before (2012), earned him an Oscar nomination for best director. He followed up with the action-packed drama Broken (2014) and the romantic comedy It’s All in the Timing (2016).
Mann’s latest feature, The Longest Night (2018), is a suspenseful drama set in a post-apocalyptic world. It was praised for its innovative visuals and powerful performances.
Mann is also known for his work in television, having directed episodes of such shows as The Bill, EastEnders, and the Emmy-winning drama Broadchurch.
Mann brings a unique visual style to his work, combining elements of realism and surrealism to create memorable and often haunting images. His films are emotionally charged and often explore themes of morality, justice, and redemption. He is also known for his commitment to ethical filmmaking, striving to remain true to the story and to the characters.
Mann is an artist who has dedicated his life to creating powerful and memorable stories. With a career spanning more than two decades, he has established himself as one of the most respected directors in British cinema.