In the 35 years of his processional career, Peter Wintonick has been involved in more than 100 film production and many categories in transmedia projects. Among many different fields, he is a filmmaker, producer, director and writer.He has also been an advisor to all kinds of films, multimedia and contemporary media production.
Wintonick has been awarded “Laureate of the Governor General’s Award” in Visual and Media Arts which is the highest honorary prize of such category in Canada. In the 2005 “Thinkers in Residence” Premier held in South Australia, he has made recommendations for media literacy, film policy, community and aboriginal media. A recipient of the Ontario Premier’s Award, he is also the co-founder of DocAgora and of Greencode Project. DocAgora aims at creating new platforms and new ways to fund socially-engaged Docmedia while Greencode Project focuses on reducing media industry’s environmental footprint. He is the creator of documentaries with theatrical features, educational films, TV docs and internet sites. He is currently working as a mentor and as as an international producer with EyesteelFilm , working to develop and produce international co-productions. His latest productions include China Heavyweight and In the Key of David Lai.