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Pete Nicks

Filmmaker
Piedmont, CA

Pete Nicks is an Emmy Award-winning filmmaker who has produced a diverse array of projects for network, cable and public television. His first feature documentary, The Wolf, explored the collision of race, class and addiction through the personal prism of his addiction and incarceration in the late 1980s. Nicks’ "Blame Somebody Else" for the PBS series Expose won an Emmy for exposing the pipeline of illegal labor supporting the war effort in Iraq. He has also has produced and developed projects for ABC Nightline, PBS Frontline, MSNBC, Bill Moyers and HBO.