Academy Award-nominated filmmaker, David Petersen, has had his films exhibited at numerous museums and festivals, with his work in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, the National Gallery of Art, and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. His films include the Academy Award nominee FINE FOOD, FINE PASTRIES, OPEN 6 TO 9, IF YOU LIVED HERE YOU WOULD BE HOME BY NOW, LET THE CHURCH SAY AMEN, JOURNEY OF THE BONESETTER’S DAUGHTER, and THE WITMANS. As a filmmaker and writer, he has received artist fellowships from The MacDowell Colony, Yaddo, Blue Mountain Center, and VCCA. His many artist fellowships include: MacDowell, Yaddo, VCCA, Ragdale, and Blue Mountain Center.