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Saving Shadows

Flying fox carer and 'bat mum' Denise Wade shares the highs and lows of saving Australia's threatened megabats, one orphan at a time.

  • Stephanie Campbell
  • Stephanie Campbell
  • Stephanie Campbell
  • Denise Wade
    Key Cast
    "Narrator / Protagonist"
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Student
  • Runtime:
    11 minutes 11 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    May 31, 2019
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    Yes - University of the West of England
Director Biography - Stephanie Campbell

Stephanie Campbell grew up in the biodiverse state of Queensland, Australia. In 2017 she was accepted into the University of the West of England's prestigious MA in Wildlife Filmmaking programme, developed and delivered in partnership with the BBC's Natural History Unit in Bristol, UK. Stephanie was named the University's Millennium Scholar for 2017/18 and is passionate about telling natural history stories with a focus on conservation and animal-human relationships. Stephanie holds postgraduate degrees in journalism, environmental & sustainability science, and public health, and is a qualified nature guide of reserves in Southern Africa.

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Director Statement

In a world where species are going extinct at an alarming rate, my debut film aims to melt hearts, debunk myths and change minds about one of the most misunderstood, hated and persecuted mammals on the planet.