Peter Brauer is the Chief Financial Officer for Pure West, a film, web and interactive company that he co-founded. He is a professional film maker. He is also the producer and pointman for Second Skin, a documentary about virtual worlds which premiered on opening night of SXSW, received rave reviews and unprecedented press, was named #4 Documentary of 2008 by Ain't It Cool News, won Best Documentary at ACE Fest in NYC, and is being distributed internationally by Liberation Entertainment in Summer '09.
Peter has been interviewed by NPR, The Boston Herald, Fox TV, IFC, Next News Nextworks, and dozens of other media outlets.
Peter currently works full time for Pure West developing future film projects.
Recently Peter directed web videos and a TV pilot for race team Cool Victory. However due to lack of funding he was not able to complete the project.
Peter also made Return to Life After Spinal Injury with disabled Mexican health care worker. It won numerous awards including the prestigious Helen Hayes award.
Peter also writes for popten.net, a group top ten list blog.