Festival Year: 2020https://coralandoak.com
An advocate for the planet’s most at-risk species, Katie operates at the nexus between empathy and storytelling. More than a decade of filmmaking across six continents, Katie’s films explore how we live alongside nature, garnering accolades, accruing millions of views, and inspiring meaningful conservation victories. Her production company, Coral & Oak Studios, has partnered with many of the most recognizable names in wildlife filmmaking, including National Geographic, Smithsonian, BBC, HBO, and PBS. Katie is a National Geographic Explorer, a pangolin maven and a fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers.