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Mike Wafer is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, whose wide-spanning career has brought him face to face with polar bears, Mexican drug lords and LA street gangs. Mike has directed critically acclaimed films and landmark series for channels including the BBC and National Geographic, such as as ‘Scam Cities’, ‘Mega Factories’ and ‘Ultimate Airports’. He has also spent time working for Action Aid, directing films for their Afghanistan, Haiti and Kenyan appeals


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Poppy Chandler is a Documentary Producer and Camerawoman with over 10 years' experience making documentaries for all of the major UK and International broadcasters. Her work focuses on strong human interest and natural history stories worldwide, and has led her to film with scientists, medical teams in remote parts of Nepal, and Aboriginal tribespeople. Poppy has also spent time working as a field assistant on marine turtle monitoring programs in the Pilbara, Western Australia.


“What we found, quite shockingly and unexpectedly, is that most UK plastic ends up in the Arctic. It does extreme harm there ...”