Michael J. Sanderson

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Michael J. Sanderson is one of the Netherlands' top wildlife filmmakers. Starting his career in Bristol on the award-winning BBC series "Smalltalk Diaries", he went on to produce a film about Wolves in Chernobyl for ORF/NDR/PBS/BBC. Here, he pioneered using Red One cameras for EFP/wildlife productions as well as being one the first to build and ... See full bio »

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Spider Monkey for Sale Cinematographer
All the Wild Horses Cinematographer
Wolves of Lusatia Cinematographer


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 2018-2020 Terra Mater (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
- Die Zeit der großen Katzen - Herrschaft (2018) ... (as Michael Sanderson)
 2020 Spider Monkey for Sale (Documentary short)
 2019 A Wild Fox Life (Documentary)
 2018 Wild Amsterdam (Documentary)
 2017 All the Wild Horses (Documentary)
 2017 Mosquito (TV Movie documentary)
 2016 Planet Earth II (TV Mini Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Jungles (2016) ... (as Michael Sanderson)
 2016 Return of the Spider Monkeys (Documentary short)
 2016 Nature (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2016 Natural World (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2005 Wolves of Lusatia (Documentary short)
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Other Works:

TV Commercial Eddy Zoey Commercials for National Geographic & Vogelbescherming - Director of Photography See more »

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31 Interviews | 18 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Michael Sanderson


6' (1.83 m)

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We saw five. And they had no idea.


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