Big Bend

America's Wildest Frontier

Showcasing the natural magic of the Earth’s most talked about frontier, ‘Big Bend’ explores an extraordinary part of the border between the United States and Mexico - a vast unspoiled wonderland of serene beauty and astounding desert landscapes which are home to some of North America’s most enchanting animals.

Director: Jamie Fitzpatrick

Director: John Murray

John Murray is managing director of Crossing the Line Productions, one of Ireland’s leading film producers. Over the last 20 years, he has directed over 30 films for some of the world’s leading broadcasters. John completed a degree in Zoology before joining RTÉ as a presenter and reporter on nine science, environmental and health series. In 1991 he made his first film chronicling the first Irish expedition to attempt an 8000m Himalayan peak and since then has made films on Everest, the North Pole, through the Northwest Passage, across Siberia and the Sahara amongst many other locations.

Ireland United States
51 Min.
Director: Jamie Fitzpatrick, John Murray
Cinematography: Skip Hobbie, Domenico Pontillo
Editing: Jamie Fitzpatrick
Music: Explosions in the Sky (Original)
Narrator: Thomas Haden Church
Producer: Crossing the Line Productions