Peter Nydrle (November 16, 1954 – July 5, 2014) was an award-winning commercial and music video director, producer, and director of photography. He directed various commercial spots and ran his company, Nydrle, Inc. in West Hollywood, California.
On July 4, 2011, his film Eugene Among Us had a renewed premiere at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the film being banned by the totalitarian regime at the time in the former Czechoslovakia.
In May, 1993, he directed a full length concert video for Carlos Santana - "Sacred Fire." Produced by Paul Flattery and exec-produced by Jeannie Mattiussi, it was shot over two nights in Mexico City and released on DVD November 2, 1993.
Angels All Around Us (Introduction), Viva la Vida (Life Is For Living), Esperando, No One to Depend On, Black Magic Woman/Gypsy Queen, Oye Como Va, Samba Pa Ti, Guajira, Make Somebody Happy, Toussaint l'Overture, Soul Sacrifice/Don't Try This at Home, Europa (Earth's Cry Heaven's Smile), Jin-Go-Lo-Ba,
Santana line up: Jorge Santana Guitar; Walfredo Reyes Percussion,Drums; Myron Dove Bass,Background Vocal; Alex Ligertwood Vocals,Background Vocals; Karl Perazzo Conga,Timbales,Vocals,Background Vocals; Raul Rekow Percussion,Conga,Background Vocals; Chester Thompson Keyboards,Background Vocals; Carlos Santana Guitar,Percussion,Vocals,Background Vocals;
Vorriece Cooper Vocals,Background Vocals.
- Gold Lion Awards: Cannes International Advertising Festival - 1997 for Harley Davidson "Birds", 2009 Cannes Advertising Festival - Chambers Hotel "Video Art Piece"