The founder and Director of Herdbuoys (later Herdbuoys McCannErickson), one of South Africa’s leader advertising agencies. Peter is now the Chairman of AMB (African Merchant Bank), and chairs several of South Africa’s largest companies and organisations.
Though Peter has moved into an executive role, his passion has always remained in the visual medium. Originally an “advertising man”, he has now found a passion in pursuing “the other side of the fence” in becoming an integral part of the production wheel. Coaxed away from the corporate world, Peter has found a new lease on passion with his current project “Luna Films International”.
Liza De Villiers
An international Producer/Director of TV programming with over 20 years experience of formulating low footprint, cost effective programming. Her international expertise in this area is irreplaceable in the implementation of cost effective programming.
Liza has Produced and directed a large variety of Television programming in genres such as documentaries, magazines, entertainment, current affairs and variety shows. She has also worked on South African and International Feature films. Her directing skills also include live multi-cam television shows. She has travelled and filmed extensively in Europe, the East and on the African continent and has a wealth of experience in producing television content for terrestrial channels as well as satellite Television.
A multi international award winning Director/Director of Photography/Producer. Over the past 20 years, Stafford has directed and shot over 200 high end commercials and worked as director and DOP on most continents including Antarctica. He has directed and shot all manor of TV programming including TV dramas, documentaries, reality shows, and 37 TV films. Stafford cut his teeth in the industry as a founding staff member of Urban Brew Studios and was with the production house for the first five years of it’s operation. For 5 years Stafford produced, directed, shot and edited the award winning program Woza Weekend, taking it to one of South Africa’s highest AR Sporting Programs. His commercial clients include companies like Vodacom, MTN, Nedbank, Absa, Visa, Mercedes, Volvo, Toyota, Kellogs, Hitachi, Prudential, Fererro and Samsung to name but a few. For his Directing and DOP work, Stafford has won awards in South Africa, Mauritius, Singapore, New York and Cannes. Stafford was the first South African DOP to have a video production win a cinematography award with the South African Society of Cinematographers and International “Shots” video magazine.