Amazon Studios secured global rights to “Mayor Pete," a documentary about Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg. The documentary covers Buttigieg's bid for the 2020 Democratic Presidential nomination.
- The documentary is scheduled to be released next year; filming began in the summer of 2019.
- Buttigieg ended his campaign in March 2020 and endorsed Joe Biden, who would go on to win the nomination and presidency.
- Buttigieg previously served as the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, and is the first member of the LGBTQ community to hold a cabinet position in U.S. history.
- The documentary follows Buttigieg and his husband Chasten during the campaign's early days, leading up to Buttigieg's disputed victory in the Iowa caucuses.