National Geographic Channel announces production of its first VR documentary short, The Protectors, co-created by Oscar-winning director Kathyrn Bigelow and VR creator Imraan Esmail. by documentarynews | Jul 31, 2016 | Animal Kingdom Oscar-winning director Kathyrn Bigelow. The project will expose the dangerous and grueling reality faced by rangers protecting African elephants from ivory poachers. Read the story here. Related PostsNovember 25, 2016 Tribeca Film Festival to host world premiere of Kathryn Bigelow’s VR doc “The Protectors: Walk in the Ranger’s Shoes.” October 24, 2019 Trailer for “When Lambs Become Lions” reveals the complexity in the fight against elephant poachingMarch 8, 2017 Kathryn Bigelow’s elephant poaching doc among 20 VR premieres at Tribeca Film Festival. October 21, 2016 “The Ivory Game” trailer reveals the fight to save elephants in upcoming Netflix documentary. Submit a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.