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Ocean Dreams Stories of Hope
OCEAN DREAMS is a testament to the resilience of marine ecosystems when they are given the space and time to recover from human impact. And a reminder of the urgent need to protect our oceans for generations to come.
Blue IntelligenceExploring Other Minds
Where do we look for intelligence? In this ground-breaking documentary, we look at how the idea that ocean animals can think, feel and be conscious is increasingly becoming accepted by researchers and the broader public.
The Secrets ofthe Western Sea
The Secrets of the Western Sea is an ambitious Swedish documentary and underwater film that seeks to blend the stunning natural scenery of the Swedish west coast with an emphasis on beauty and vulnerability….

The Team

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Carl Douglas

Chairman & Co-Founder
Carl is an entrepreneur and business-leader whose passion has always been the oceans. Carl co-founded Deep Sea Productions with …
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Johan Candert

CEO & Co- founder
Johan heads up the team at Deep Sea Productions. He is a veteran documentary film producer/director who began his career …
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Simon Stanford

Senior Producer/ Cinematographer
Simon has over a long career filmed and produced news reports, documentaries and films from virtually every corner of the …

Peter Löfgren

Editorial Chief & Director
Peter started his career as the SVT (Swedish Television) correspondent in the former Soviet Union and in the Middle East before …
Lena Scherman

Lena Scherman

Editor in Chief Deepseareporter
Lena has been affiliated with SVT, Sweden’s Public Service broadcaster for more than 20 years. She has produced both long form …

Hjalmar Palmgren

Hjalmar Palmgren has a long career in film and television. Hjalmar has been a film producer, post production producer…

Daniel Hager

Producer and Director
Daniel Hager has more than 20 years of experience as a producer and director. Like several others at Deep Sea …

Lina Mattsson

Lina has a PhD in ecology and a degree in journalism. She has recently worked for SVT (Swedish Television) science. 
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Alexandre Gobatti

Editor & Camera Assistant
Alexandre Gobatti Ramos is a Brazilian editor who joined our team in 2020. In his home city, São Paulo, he developed a passion for …
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Leif Eiranson

Director of Photography
Leif has been active as a film photographer since 1988. He was employed at various production companies between 1988-1998 and …
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Göran Ehlmé

Underwater Photographer/
Göran is a multi award winning underwater photographer and filmmaker with over 40 years diving experience in open water and …
Lars Öivind Knutsen

Lars Öivind Knutsen

Contributing Director
Lars Öivind has a master degree in ecology from the University of Oslo. During the 80s and the 90s he worked for the Norwegian and …

Tobias Dahlin

Underwater Photographer
Tobias is a multi award winning underwater photographer who has among his many merits won the 2016 Cold Water class 1st …
Kajsa Grandell

Kajsa Grandell

Freelance Editor
Kajsa Grandell is self-employed and has worked as a TV-Film editor for 20 years. Her tasks have been within almost every genre …