Virunga

Feature Documentaries

The incredible true story of a team who risk their lives to protect the last group of mountain gorillas in the Virunga National Park in the Congo, protecting the site from armed militia, poachers and dark forces who try to control the area's rich natural resources.

AWARDS
Academy Awards:
Best Documentary (Nominated)

​Primetime Emmy Awards:
Best Cinematography in Non-fiction programming (WON)
Best Documentary (Nominated)

BAFTA Awards:
Best Documentary (Nominated)​

BIFA:
Best Documentary (Nominated)​

Directors Guild of America​:
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary​ (Nominated)​​

Location
Production Company

Violet Films / Grain Media

Channel

Netflix

Director

Orlando von Einsiedel