Director: Palmer Morse

Palmer Morse (he/him) is a multi-disciplinary award-winning filmmaker based in Oakland, California interested in stories of humans, our planet, and the interactions of the two. He has a track record of producing impactful films, sharing stories of individuals overcoming adversity and environmental challenges, and finding belonging in the community. His work has been shown in National Geographic, PBS, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Outside Magazine, and global film festivals. His films have picked up nominations for Vimeo’s “Best of the Year,” a Webby Award, and several Telly and festival awards. He lives in Oakland, California, and is the Co-Founder of Spruce Tone. 

Some of his other films have played at Wild & Scenic,  Being Hear (2016), Hear Our Olympics (2019), Detroit Hives (2019), Venture Out (2020), Miles to Go (2023), and Elevated (2023).