John Dutton

Burbank, California

About Me

John Dutton is an award-winning documentary filmmaker providing creative services internationally.
Broadcast TV, Web, Corporate, Non-Profit.
Specialties: Utilizing the power of film to produce visual stories, now incorporating VR / 360º / Spherical media.

John is passionate about creating science and nature documentaries for NGOs as well as for broadcast.
His short films have received awards at many film festival venues, including The San Francisco Ocean Film Festival, Santa Barbara Ocean Film Festival, Wild & Scenic Film Festival, St. Petersburg (Russia) Ocean Film Festival, NatureTrack Film Festival, and many others around the world.

Nature footage has been included natural history films by the BBC as well as ABC network news and KQED.
Regularly serves as a preliminary judge for the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival, Jackson Hole Science Media Awards, and the International Documentary Association Film Awards. He is a member of the IDA, BAFTA, and TV Academy.

Languages: English, German, French (and some Spanish and Italian)

I have been in the industry since 1999.

John Dutton Reel
Added on 8/18/2010
2010 Video Demo Reel


Writer / Producer – Oceano: The Canary Islands

June, 2014 — current
Television – ScienceVision Filmproduktion

Director - Camera - Editor – Hefti Plays Hefti

May, 2016 — current
Music Video – Neal Hefti Music Corporation

Camera – Webwise Tutorials

March, 2015 — April, 2015
Online – Webwise

Director/Writer-Producer-Camera-Editor – Pacific Gray Whale Conservation

Online – NOAA

Director/Writer-Camera-Editor – The Candida Cure Cook Book Promo

December, 2015 — December, 2015
Corporate – Quintessential Healing

Writer - Campaign Developer – Styria - Region Unlimited

June, 2014 — December, 2014
Corporate – ScienceVision Filmproduktion

Writer – Behind National Park 360º

December, 2013 — December, 2013
Other – ScienceVision Filmproduktion

Director/Writer-Producer-Editor – Animation Series: The Adventures of Olivia and Max: Channel Island Restoration

February, 2015 — April, 2015
Short Film – NOAA

Work with John Dutton