Category Archives: Pre-production

In the Zone

I had this idea while leaving a comment on Simone’s awesome post and decided to write it up as a treatment… Let me know what you all think! ‘In the Zone’ is a series of micro-documentaries featuring stories from each … Continue reading

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Backyard Chickens of the World

I grew up on a farm with pet chickens and find them to be amazing animals – they are wonderful entertainment, good composters, and provide a tasty (and relatively efficient) source of protein. ‘Backyard Chickens of the World’ is a … Continue reading

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Ghost Fishing

(can be integrated into Sarah’s idea of the Fishermen diaries, ask them questions about the use/disposal of their equipment, etc) Character/Subject: Abandoned, lost or otherwise discarded fishing gear (i.e. pots, nets, longlines, rods, etc) Story: Follow a piece of equipment from … Continue reading

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Marine Iguanas

Narrative (A day in the life of a marine iguana) – Discuss the uniqueness of this species with supporting evidence from scientific journal articles. Elaborate on the effects of climate change on the frequency of El Nino events, and transitory … Continue reading

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Shark Finning Shorts

Potential Shark Finning Shorts Approach the shark finning issue through the personal stories of the following characters. Each piece will begin with an introduction to the character in their natural environment (ie. boat, lab, docks). They’ll proceed to explain their … Continue reading

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Partnering with Galapagos NGOs

Provide multimedia support for one of the existing NGOs already active in the Galapagos by providing video (and possibly other multimedia) based on their current fund raising and educational needs. Goal: Raise funding for NGOs active in social and conservation … Continue reading

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‘Ex-fisherman Diaries’

‘Ex-fisherman Diaries’ is a micro-documentary series that introduces viewers to three residents of the Galapagos. Formerly fishermen, they now have more conservation friendly jobs as a dive master, tour guide, and science research assistant. Each micro-documentaries shows their ‘redemption’ story … Continue reading

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