Pedro was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and raised both there and in New York City and Miami, Florida. He received his B.A. in theater directing from Yale University.
He began his career as an editor on the making of documentary to Terrence Malick’s THE NEW WORLD.
Pedro Kos frequently collaborates on documentaries with Academy Award winner Freida Lee Mock, and Sundance winner Jessica Sanders both as an editor and as a second unit director, most recently completing Mock’s new documentary SING CHINA! serving both as the editor and as the second unit director. Previously he was the second unit director on Jessica Sanders new film MARCH OF THE LIVING.