Filmmaker / Founder / Spunco Films
Manolo Mendieta is an award-winning multidisciplinary wildlife and conservationist filmmaker. In recent years he has collaborated with the BBC as an aerial cinematographer for the BBC on the Natural History Series "BIG BLUE LIVE" and "WILD WEST" ,in which he and his work are both featured.
Through 2012 and 2013 Mendieta produced, shot and directed the conservationist documentary "CABO PULMO", looking to shed light on the importance of recovering life in our oceans. The documentary -besides being instrumental in a conservationist movement - has been screened at diverse film festivals and recognized by multiple awards around the world.
Manolo currently focuses on continuously evolving his skills as a producer, director and cinematographer, collaborating with multiple high profile clients from the natural history, action sports and motion pictures industries.