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.” March 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. September 5, 2016 The Wrap reviews “The Ivory Game” – Urgent documentary about elephant killing is a roar for action. Submit a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.