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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.

The heart of the film is a message of hope:

By working together, we can turn the tide on ocean degradation and create a more sustainable future for our planet. Drawing on the latest scientific research and the insights of leading marine biologists and conservationists, we show how to address the challenges facing our oceans. Through stunning visuals, we reveal the intricate and delicate ecosystems that exist

beneath the waves. We learn how human activities, such as overfishing, pollution, and climate change, have threatened the health of our oceans, and we see how individuals, communities, and governments are working to restore and protect them.

Join us on a journey to some of the world’s most breathtaking underwater landscapes and discover the stories of hope that are emerging from these fragile ecosystems.

OCEAN DREAMS is a visually stunning and thought-provoking film that takes viewers on a journey, below the surface, to some of the most incredible and inspiring places on Earth.

From the rich crystal-clear waters of northern Norway, the vibrant underwater ecosystems of Raja Ampat, the huge marine reserve of Galapagos, South Africa’s Wild Coast, and the Bikini Atoll where marine life recovered after 23 nuclear tests, we will explore the diversity and complexity of life beneath the waves.


  • Director:

    Johan Candert
  • Producer:

    Hjalmar Palmgren
  • Director of Photography

    Simon Stanford
  • Underwater Photography:

    Johan Candert, Göran Ehlme, Tobias Dahlin, Grant Brokensha, Jason Boswell


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