Wildscreen Festival 2022 – Pre-selectors panel

We proudly share that Ana Luísa Santos and Michael Sanderson from Ateles Films are part of the pre-selection panel for the second edition of the Official Selection competition for the Wildscreen 2022! It is a great honour for us to be part of such a rich and diverse panel. Wildscreen Festival is a world-leading international …

Celebrating the World Wildlife Day 2022

World Wildlife Day will be celebrated in 2022 under the theme “Recovering Key Species for Ecosystem Restoration”. The celebrations will seek to draw attention to the conservation status of some of the most critically endangered species of wild fauna and flora, and to drive discussions towards imagining and implementing solutions to conserve them. Jackson Wild, …

“Spider Monkey for Sale” as winner in the Festival International Nature Namur in Belgium

We are extremely proud to announce that our short film “Spider Monkey for Sale” won an award in the Festival International Nature Namur in Belgium in the category Ultra Short Film. A big thanks to the organizers of this Festival and congratulations to all the participants!   Unfortunately we could not be present in person …

Ateles Films in the newspaper AD

Today, 7th of October 2021, in Dutch newspaper Algemeen Dagblad, AD, an article was written by Dennis Jansen about Ateles Films’ recent production “Hidden Nature of Holland” which was broadcast in Japan recently. In this article Michael Sanderson and Ana Luisa Santos talked about this projects, the animals and about the filming for this wildlife …

“Spider Monkey for Sale” as Finalist in the Festival International Nature Namur in Belgium

Proudly we announce that our short film “Spider Monkey for Sale” was selected as Finalist in the Festival International Nature Namur in Belgium in the category Ultra Short Film. The winners will be announced on Saturday, 16 October 2021 at 20h00, in Belgium. Click here to found out the selected films!Click here if you want …

Transcontinenta Group And Degreef & Partner are Joining Forces

Degreef & Partner are merging with the Transcontinenta Group to further strengthen their leadership position in Western Europe.   The leading Dutch photo and video distributors Transcontinenta Group and Degreef & Partner have agreed to merge within the Transcontinenta Group. The merger of both companies will create an even stronger, modern and future proof organization …

A Wild Fox Life

Une Vie de Renarde Broadcasts on France Televisions

  Une Vie de Renarde: France 5 – Sunday 08.08.2021 at 18h25 Ateles Films’ production A Wild Fox Life will be broadcast in France again under the French title “Une Vie de Renarde“. This feature length version runs 90 minutes and shows the red foxes of the Oostvaardersplassen in all their glory. More info about …

Jackson Wild 2021

We are proud to reveal that Michael Sanderson was Preliminary Judge for the “Cinematography” category and Ana Luísa Santos was Preliminary Judge for the “Animal Behavior Long Form” category for the Jackson Wild Festival 2021. The festival winners will be announced at the Grand Teton Awards Gala in Jackson Hole, United States of America.   …

Her wild Vision – Ana Luisa Santos selected

It is with great honour and pleasure that we share that Ana Luisa Santos from Ateles Films is part of the Her Wild Vision Initiative. Her Wild Vision Initiative is the spectacular, super-awesome directory of the best, most-accomplished, active women and women-identifying conservation photographers and filmmakers working in the world today. Their directory focuses on …