Ateles Films is a film production company run by Michael Sanderson and Ana Luísa Santos focusing on wildlife, natural history and environmental topics for cinema and television for international markets.

Michael and Ana Luísa, both with an engineering background, specialise in animal behaviour, long lens, macro, aerials, high speed and all phases of production from development to final delivery of the film.

With experience in over 50 countries, and recent filming shoots in Georgia, Armenia, USA, Kenya, Bulgaria, Spain, Netherlands, Guatemala, Morocco, Brazil, Mongolia, Ethiopia, Egypt, Tanzania, Burkina Faso, Dutch Antilles, Bolivia, Belarus, France, Portugal, etc., Ateles Films delivers high quality stories and images from intriguing angles.

The working languages include English, Dutch, Portuguese, Spanish and French.

Michael J. Sanderson
Ana Luísa Santos