Director: Charles Post
Charles is an ecologist, environmental marketing consultant, and award-winning filmmaker. With nearly a decade of experience studying at U.C. Berkeley while earning his Bachelor of Science and Master's degree in ecology, Charles applies his passion to efforts that may inspire our next generation of ecosystem thinking stewards. He is the Environmental Lead at Sitka Gear, and co-founder of The Nature Project, a non-profit dedicated creating opportunities for underserved youth to experience nature. Charles and his wife, Rachel Pohl, call Montana home.
Director: Ben Masters
Ben Masters is a filmmaker, writer, and horse packer who splits his time between Bozeman, MT and Austin, TX. He is most known for Unbranded, a documentary in which he and three others adopted mustangs and rode from Mexico to Canada to inspire wild horse adoptions. Masters studied wildlife biology at Texas A&M University and sits as the wildlife management chair on the BLM's volunteer Wild Horse & Burro Advisory Board. He writes for National Geographic Adventure, Western Horseman, and is a published author. Masters is an award-winning film producer with Audience Awards at Telluride Mountainfilm, Banff International Film Festival, Hot Docs International Film Festival, the Equus Film Festival, and others. He is currently directing a series of character driven conservation short films.
|Director:||Charles Post, Ben Masters|
|Cinematography:||Adam Foss, Ben Masters, Logan Lewis, Collin Baggett|
|Music:||Noah Sorota "Unbranded"|
|Producer:||Harrison Lindsay, Sloane Brown, Ben O'Brien,|
|Nominations:||Audience Award Best Short Film 2019|