Filmmakers

Meet some of the many filmmakers featured on EarthStream.

Odessa Gunn

Odessa Gunn is a filmmaker and Executive Director of Little Trooper Ranch. She is from Nova Scotia, Canada and has traveled the world, raced her...
Filmmaker Gunjan Menon

Gunjan Menon

Gunjan Menon is an independent wildlife filmmaker and writer from India. She is a National Geographic Explorer and is known for her...

Tom Reissmann

Tom Reissmann, globe-trotting professional videographer, initially studied Tourism Management in the UK and Australia. He then spent some years...
Filmmake Paula Kahumbu

Paula Kahumbu

Paula Kahumbu is a wildlife conservationist and Chief Executive Officer of WildlifeDirect. She is best known as a campaigner for elephants and...
Erin Parks portrait

Erin Parks

Erin Parks spent over 15 years editing factual television, from documentary to reality for CBC, National Geographic, History and Discovery Channel....
Dora Nightingale holding camera

Dora Nightingale

Dora Nightingale, is a filmmaker with a passion for wildlife, nature and alternative lifestyles. She has traveled extensively to shoot documentaries...

Naomi Call

My passionate love for, and fascination with, animals began at a young age. My sister and I used to spend hours pretending to be animals! If we were...
Filmmaker Philippa Wilkinson

Philippa Wilkinson

My name is Philippa and I am a vet nurse and a wildlife conservationist. Most of my career has been spent doing surgical nursing work at referral...
Filmmaker Hugh Dorigo

Hugh Dorigo

Hugh Dorigo began researching the subject of farmed animal welfare in 2005. The decision to become a documentary filmmaker seemed like a forgone...
Lion Ark director Tim Phillips looking through the camera

Tim Phillips

Director of the award-winning feature documentary Lion Ark, about the rescue of every circus animal in Bolivia by Animal Defenders International...
Filmmaker Sonny DePasquale

Sonny DePasquale

Sonny DePasquale is the Founder & CEO of Emergent Productions, a nonprofit that uses the power of video to inspire environmental awareness...