DIRECTOR | PRODUCER | CINEMATOGRAPHER | EDITOR
The Land of High Mountains is Will’s debut feature length film. It is a tremendous showcase of his storytelling prowess as well as his keen eye for poetic and cinematic visuals. He previously directed an award-winning documentary short, Crescite, which was his first ever film. It’s safe to say that Will has a bright future ahead him. He runs the San Francisco based production company, Dulcinea Productions.
Olaf is a nomadic documentary filmmaker who consistently creates striking images. His travels through 40+ countries have inspired him to tell positive stories about humanity, cultures, and communities around the globe. The projects he has worked on cover social change topics including homelessness, the formerly incarcerated, and refugees. He specializes in run-and-gun style shooting and aerial cinematography.
CINEMATOGRAPHER | EDITOR
Shay is an accomplished filmmaker based in Spokane, Washington. He began his career as a special event videographer in 2011; transitioning into the documentary field over the past few years. His journey to Haiti was his first ever trip outside of the US. He describes his experience as, "unlike anything I could have imagined. The country is breathtaking. I encourage everyone to travel to Haiti at some point in their lives."
Production Assistant | Translator
Benissoit aka "Ben" grew up in Grand-Goâve, Haiti in a family with 8 children. Ben usually works as the translator at Saint Damien Pediatric Hospital. Ben combines his effortless language skills with an observant nature and warm personality to explore opportunities and open doors that otherwise would remain closed. He was a truly vital team member throughout production of the film.