Jeff Springer is an Emmy nominated documentary filmmaker and freelance cinematographer who has worked with PBS, NBC, Al Jazeera, Topic, the Sundance Channel, Sony Pictures, Lucasfilm, Mother Jones, as well as brands such as Nike and Microsoft. His first feature documentary went to over 200 film festivals, won 37 awards for Best Documentary, and is rated 96% on Rotten Tomatoes. As a cinematographer he has shot countless documentaries and branded videos, using his strong background in editing to not just create beautiful images, but to also build compelling visual stories. His latest feature documentary Rodents of Unusual Size, about giant swamp rats invading coastal Louisiana, was funded by PBS, was named one of the top 10 best reviewed movies of 2019 (so far) by Rotten Tomatoes, and was broadcast nationally on Independent Lens. He has lived in Afghanistan, Russia, London, Berlin, Los Angeles, and now splits his time between New York and San Francisco.