PRODUCER / CREATIVE DIRECTOR
PRODUCER / MANAGING DIRECTOR
Joe has 30 years experience producing, directing and writing a wide range of award-winning documentaries. Beginning at the BBC’s world-famous Natural History Unit, he subsequently moved into a successful career as an independent documentary producer/director and writer, working across several genres including wildlife, science, history, adventure and social documentaries. Canadian-born, he lives and works in the UK and South Africa. His films have been shown around the world by leading broadcasters, including the BBC, ITV, Discovery Channels, National Geographic Channels, PBS, ZDF, ARTE, Canal+, France TV, ARD, ORF, Smithsonian Network, and Channel 4.
Katharina began her TV career in Germany, at NDR over 25 years ago, and has been running television production companies in South Africa since 1997. Katharina was fortunate to move to South Africa at the perfect time to be making documentaries, when the country was undergoing a renaissance under the new presidency of Nelson Mandela, Here, before setting up Table Mountain Films, she produced a wide range of documentaries, educational films and magazine items for South African and international broadcasters as well as established NGOs - among them NDR TV & ZDF Germany, ARTE TV, PBS New York, National Geographic, Terra Mater, ORF Universum, SABC TV, Shell UK, GTZ Germany and the City of Cape Town.