Jeff Wilson

Jeff Wilson, Series Producer/Director at Silverback Films

Jeff Wilson is a Series Producer / Director based in Bristol, UK currently working for Silverback Films. Jeff was was raised in East Africa as the son of two conservationists and from a very early age developed a passion and in-depth understanding for the wildlife of our planet . After training as a biologist, Jeff joined the BBC Natural History Unit in 2001, where he went on to work on series such as "Life of Mammals", "Planet Earth" and "Frozen Planet" . After leaving the BBC , Jeff has directed feature films for Disneynature as well as the recent hit series "Our Planet" for Netflix and is currently directing and series producing a new multi-part blue chip series for the BBC through Silverback Films. Jeff has worked and lived in over 65 countries on all 7 continents, in some of the most remote and challenging locations on earth – from the Hindu Kush mountains of Pakistan, to the jungles of Papua New Guinea, to the most remote corners of the Arctic, and has worked at the forefront of technological developments within the wildlife filming industry for over 15 years.


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