Wietse van der Werf

International Director

After spending considerable time at sea and witnessing the destruction of marine habitats and wildlife first hand, Wietse van der Werf set course for a life dedicated to the conservation of the oceans and protection of marine wildlife.

As an active environmentalist from a young age, Wietse has worked with numerous environmental campaigning organisations since 1996, before founding marine conservation organisation The Black Fish in 2010.

Wietse has greatly contributed to the succes of 'Losing Nemo' with research, writing and promoting the film the world over.


animation / activism / 3D / oceans

Losing Nemo

The Black Fish