Festival Year: 2017

Ian Nelson

Roles: Director

Ian Nelson is a filmmaker from Santa Rosa, California. Since graduating from the Academy of Art University in 2012, School of Motion Pictures & Television with an emphasis in cinematography, Ian has been freelancing as a videographer and camera assistant on a variety of film and photo shoots. Ian is also making his own wildlife and nature documentaries and has worked in association with American Bird Conservancy, Kaua’i Endangered Seabird Recovery Project, Bay Nature, Golden Gate Audubon Society, Felidae Conservation Fund and Save Mount Diablo. Ian loves finding ways to engage an audience through compelling compositions and camera movement.


Festival Year: 2017


Seabird’s Story, A

(US, 2017, 3min)