Multi award winning director and cinematographer, Buddy Squires, has joined the Beyond the Beach: The Hell and the Hope team as cinematographer and co-director.

The Dover Street Entertainment team are thrilled to welcome Buddy onboard. It is an honour to be working with such a prolific documentary filmmaker and we look forward to sharing this journey with him.

Buddy’s cinematography credits include six Oscar-nominated films, one Academy Award winner, twenty-two Emmy-nominated productions and ten Emmy Award winners. He has ten personal Emmy nominations and one Emmy Award. In 2007 Squires was honoured with the International Documentary Association’s Outstanding Documentary Cinematography Award (career achievement).  His work is regularly featured at the Sundance, Telluride and Tribeca Film Festivals.

Buddy Squires is best known for his work on numerous documentary features and television specials including:  The National Parks, The War, Masterclass, Into the Deep, Soundtrack for a Revolution, Stonewall UprisingJazzThe Civil War, New YorkNankingMark TwainCrime & PunishmentSmashedBaseballLewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of DiscoveryThe Donner PartyReporting America at WarAnsel AdamsRam Dass: Fierce GraceOne Survivor RemembersAmatoFrank Lloyd WrightSoldiers Of Peace: A Children’s CrusadeHeart of a ChildCompassion in Exile: The 14th Dalai LamaChimps: So Like UsThe WestScottsboro: An American Tragedy and Out of the Past.

His producing credits include: Statue of Liberty (Oscar nomination with Ken Burns) and Coney Island (Sundance Film Festival).  He is the director of Listening to Children (Emmy nomination) and the co-director of Fast EddieSeeking JusticePeople’s Poetry, and War Files.