Jean-Pierre Piché was born in 1951, in Montreal (Canada). After having completed his classical studies and a baccalaureate in communication and cinema, Jean-Pierre boasted an experience of more than 25 years as a director, producer and screenwriter in cinema and television. As an independent filmmaker, he produced and directed more than ten films including the critically acclaimed feature film Sadhana—Back to the Source (www.sadhanafilm.com).
Jean-Pierre is also the recipient of three awards from Canada’s Art Council, one for film direction and two for screenwriting. His novel Blood for Freedom has been recommended by The US Review of Books. Recently, the said novel won the Grand Prize in the annual Most Moving Book 2022 Award.