Festival Year: 2019, 2018, 2017

Peter Byck

Roles: Director

Peter Byck is the director, producer and writer of  carbon nation  and is Professor of Practice at Arizona State University, in both the School of Sustainability and the Cronkite School of Journalism. Byck is now focusing on soil health – in both his latest short films, Soil Carbon Cowboys and One Hundred Thousand Beating Hearts, and in helping to form a large whole systems science project comparing regenerative grazing to conventional – measuring a whole suite of data from water retention to soil carbon to animal well-being and much more. Byck has appeared on  Real Time with Bill Maher and NPR’s Science Friday. He has presented carbon nation  at the House of Commons, U.S. Embassies in London, Berlin and Vienna; Boeing, Nike, Google, Microsoft, Shell, Walmartand at many universities and community screenings worldwide. Awards: Garbage, director, Best Doc at SXSW; Carbon Nation Best Doc, IVCA, London.



Festival Year: 2019, 2018, 2017


Herd Impact

(US, 2019, 23min)
Director: Peter Byck

Fence and an Owner

(US, 2017, 10min)

Givers and Takers

(US, 2017, 9min)

One Hundred Thousand Beating Hearts

(US, 2016, 15min)

Soil Carbon Cowboys

(US, 2013, 12min)