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Photographer turned Cinematographer and Film Director began assisting veteran London Photographer ‘Christopher Moore’, until moving to the southern hemisphere, where he is now based making visual emotive digital content for film, documentary & advertising.
Shaun has a unique documentary style of storytelling that’s both personal and global. It is through this experience and extensive travel that Shaun has honed his cinematography craft today to capturing natural intimate cinematically beautiful stories about real inspirational people and their uniqueness in our communities. Recognition for his story-telling skills, cinematography & photography work includes New Zealand Film Awards, Vienna Film Festival, gold, silver and merits at Cannes, London, Hong Kong, Singapore, New York and Spikes Advertising Award Shows.
His first full length feature film ‘The Death and Resurrection Show’, a music documentary on UK band ‘Killing Joke’, was completed over a 12 year period & purchased by the ‘Sundance TV Channel ‘ for a global deal after playing across major international film festivals and special sold out screenings with the British and Dutch Film Institute Festivals in 2015. The film is considered to be stunning in its intensity… an outstanding musical biography, ‘Louder than War’
Short drama film called ‘Horses’ was a finalist at the New Zealand International Film Festival in 2009.
A music documentary produced and directed by Shaun called the ‘Doors Concerto’ with virtuoso violinist ‘Nigel Kennedy’ arranged by Jaz Coleman and the London Philharmonic Orchestra won first prize at the Vienna Short Film Festival in 2002.
Publications to-date include AC Publishing, the International Photography Awards, Wire magazine, Conde Nast publications, The UK Sunday Times, UK Guardian, D&AD Book, Shots Magazine, Communication Arts and Luerzer’s International Archive top 200 Photographers Worldwide.
THE DEATH AND RESURRECTION SHOW
FEATURING JAZ COLEMAN AND KILLING JOKE
WITH DAVE GROHL, JIMMY PAGE, PETER HOOK,
CHRIS KIMSEY, ET AND MIKE COLES
PRODUCED BY SHAUN PETTIGREW AND STEVE PIPER
DIRECTED BY SHAUN PETTIGREW
“STUNNING IN ITS INTENSITY… AN OUTSTANDING MUSICAL BIOGRAPHY”
LOUDER THAN WAR
“ONE OF THE BEST MUSIC DOCUMENTARIES I’VE SEEN!”
OFF THE TRACKS
“AN ASTONISHING ODYSSEY”
“NO SELF RESPECTING MUSIC FAN SHOULD MISS THIS”
“SPRAWLING, COMPLEX AND ENTHRALLING”
“OUTLANDISH ANECDOTES, ARCANE PHILOSOPHY AND BLISTERING MUSIC… 9/10…”