Advisor, Ocean Collectiv
Filmmaker and Founder, Exposure Labs
Jeff Orlowski is an Emmy-winning filmmaker and founder of Exposure Labs. His latest project, Chasing Coral, is a documentary film about divers, scientists and photographers around the who world mount an epic underwater campaign to document the disappearance of coral reefs. This work continues the momentum of Chasing Ice, for which Orlowski also served as director, producer and cinematographer. After premiering at Sundance, Chasing Ice received an Academy Award® nomination, and won an Emmy® award for Outstanding Nature Programming. In 2016, Orlowski was named the inaugural Sundance Discovery Impact Fellow for environmental filmmaking.
To maximize the impact of film, Orlowski founded Exposure Labs, a company dedicated to both quality storytelling and powerful campaigns. For their work on Chasing Ice, Exposure Labs won the 2016 BritDoc Impact Award recognizing “documentaries that have made the biggest impact on society.”
In 2017, Chasing Coral released globally on Netflix as a Netflix Original Documentary, was awarded the US Documentary Award at Sundance and has received many other awards and accolades at film festivals around the globe.