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Pete Shanel

Pete Shanel is an award-winning filmmaker whose work has been lauded at festivals across the US. He also has directed campaigns for brands like HP, Mattel, Cole Haan, McDonald’s, Oreo, and United Way. 

With experience in narrative and documentary, he has a gift for drawing out real-life subjects, which infuses his work with an unexpected depth and a sense of authenticity. He loves to tell meaningful, complex and cinematic stories that resonate with a wide audience. When not on set, he enjoys all things tennis and hiking with his dog Yuma.  

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