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Confessions of a Wildlife Filmmaker: The Challenges of Staying Honest in an Industry Where Ratings Are King #2020

Confessions of a Wildlife Filmmaker The Challenges of Staying Honest in an Industry Where Ratings Are King While working as a lobbyist for environmental conservation on Capitol Hill Chris Palmer quickly discovered that Congressional hearings were bland events poorly attended by the majority of Representa

  • Title: Confessions of a Wildlife Filmmaker: The Challenges of Staying Honest in an Industry Where Ratings Are King
  • Author: Chris Palmer
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 498
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Confessions of a Wildlife Filmmaker: The Challenges of Staying Honest in an Industry Where Ratings Are King By Chris Palmer, While working as a lobbyist for environmental conservation on Capitol Hill, Chris Palmer quickly discovered that Congressional hearings were bland events, poorly attended by the majority of Representatives and Senators and with far less impact than one would expect So he turned, instead, to wildlife filmmaking, for the National Audubon Society and the National Wildlife FeWhile working as a lobbyist for environmental conservation on Capitol Hill, Chris Palmer quickly discovered that Congressional hearings were bland events, poorly attended by the majority of Representatives and Senators and with far less impact than one would expect So he turned, instead, to wildlife filmmaking, for the National Audubon Society and the National Wildlife Federation, with the hope of transforming mindsets and encouraging protection of wildlife In the process, Palmer discovered both the magic and the misgivings of the industry While Shamu looked beautiful captured on film breaching, was it right to keep killer whales captive Was it okay to have sound engineers recording the sound of their hands splashing in water and pawning it off as the sound of bears splashing through a stream And should reputable TV networks be accepted or called out for airing sensational shows that put wildlife in harm s way and present animal fiction like mermaids and monster sharks as fact In this tell all expose of the wildlife filmmaking industry, film producer and American University professor Chris Palmer shares his own journey as a filmmaker with its highs and lows and challenging ethical dilemmas in order to provide filmmakers, networks, and the public with an invitation to evolve the industry to the next level Palmer uses his life story as a conservationist and filmmaker to convey his points, with an ultimate call to stop deceiving audiences, avoid harassing animals, and promote conservation Read this book to find a path forward Chris Palmer s new book is a must read for all who care about the natural world and the future of our planet Ted Danson, Actor and Environmentalist Chris Palmer has written a very important book Jane Goodal, PhD, DBE, Founder, The Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace In a world where media holds enormous influence, Chris Palmer s book makes fascinating reading Jean Michel Cousteau, President, Ocean Futures Society

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