Distinguished Film Producer in Residence, American University, Washington DC
Chris Palmer is Director and founder of the Center for Environmental Filmmaking; he launched
Classroom in the Wild, and is President of the MacGillivray Freeman Films Educational
Foundation. Chris has produced hundreds of hours of films for television and cinema and has won
numerous awards including two Emmys and an Oscar nomination. His book, Shooting in the Wild,
was published in May by Sierra Club Books.