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2017 UN Champion of the Earth 2017 for Inspiration and Action

Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Jeff Orlowski , is UN Environment Champion of the Earth for his work on spreading powerful environmental messages to a global audience.

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Sundance Institute Meet the Artist ’17

Jeff Orlowski on his film "Chasing Coral," which premieres in the U.S. Documentary Competition at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.

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Sundance 2017:  The Art of Chasing Coral |
Adobe Creative Cloud

Jeff Orlowski - the director of CHASING CORAL which won the U.S. Documentary Audience Award at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival - shares details on how the stunning 4K underwater film and VR experience were created using Adobe tools like Premiere Pro and After Effects CC.

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2016 Sundance Institute Discovery Impact Fellow

2016 Sundance Institute Discovery fellow Jeff Orlowski discusses his inspirations, working methods, and what he hopes the impact of his environmental documentary films will be.

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Frank 2018 Presentation

Jeff Orlowski looks at using film as a tool to connect people with their leaders and organize change. He stresses the importance of building bridges for people to come together to have conversations about what we want our future to look like.

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Stranger Than Fiction Q&A

Director Jeff Orlowski on his film CHASING CORAL, which screened during the STF 2017 Spring season. With Thom Powers.

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Talks At GS Interview

In director Jeff Orlowski’s award-winning documentary films Chasing Ice and Chasing Coral, he documents the devastating impacts of climate change on ecosystems around the world.  In this discussion, he describes capturing those impacts on film while also offering an optimistic set of solutions for the future.

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e-Town Onstage Interview

Coral reefs around the world are vanishing at an unprecedented rate. Divers, photographers and scientists set out on an ocean adventure to discover why the reefs are disappearing and to reveal the underwater mystery to the world. In this video, eTown host Nick Forster talks with director.

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Visual Evidence: Jeff Orlowski on “Chasing Coral”

Is A Movie Enough? Chasing Coral’s Jeff Orlowski on Trying to Film Our Dying Planet



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