Offline is now online! I co-directed this short film with Irene Taylor Brodsky and Vermilion Films for Columbia Sportswear, collaborating with North Agency and featuring three outdoor-focused artists from She Explores – Gale Straub, Heidi Annelise and Megan McDuffie as they adventured in the wilds of the Olympic Peninsula…
I worked with Vermilion Films over the course of the last year on an intimate and powerful short film series that recently launched online. The 18-part series is part of an interactive online platform exploring the moments in a woman’s life that pulls them into, and out of, sex trafficking….
Tahria is a commercial and documentary producer/director based in Portland, Oregon. Hailing originally from Sydney, Australia, she has worked in remote locations around the world.
Tahria produces branded content, investigative journalism and TV and online series for brands like Ledlenser, Chaco Footwear and Travel Oregon, media outlets like National Geographic and PBS, and non-profits including The Nature Conservancy, Maine Farmland Trust and Neighborhood Centers Inc.
Tahria’s recent work with National Geographic includes producing a broadcast series following the path of human evolution through the horn of Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Africa; a branded content series for the Adventure online magazine and an investigative story with two Explorers in central Africa.
With collaborators like Vermilion Films, Seedlight Pictures and Maser Films, she acts as the master logistician throughout pre-, in-field and post-production stages of each project. She is as capable behind the camera as she is crafting story in the editing suite.
Tahria’s films have received recognition at various film festivals, including…
Finalist, Eric Moe Sustainability Award, 2015 Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital
Best Documentary Short, 2015 California International Shorts Festival
Best Environmental Short, 2015 Mountain Film Festival
Official selection, 2016 + 2014 Camden International Film Festival
Official selection, 2014 Wild & Scenic Film Festival
Official selection, 2014 Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival
Official selection, 2013 Banff Mountain Film Festival
Read about some of Tahria’s recent adventures in an interview with travel blog Travels With Nina here.
Read a recent interview about Tahria’s life in the outdoors with Sisu Girls here.
Follow her on Instagram here.
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