Jr Rodriguez is a first-generation bilingual, bicultural filmmaker, photographer and BIPOC activist. His work focuses on the intersectional relationship between nature and people with projects that empower communities to tell their own stories. He has worked as a director, cinematographer and photographer domestically and internationally for REI, Ford Bronco, Feeding America, Patagonia, HydroFlask and National Geographic. Rodriguez recently directed Soñadora, a film for immigrants, women, people of color and all of those who fight to exist in spaces that were not made for them. Jr Rodriguez is the co-director of Wading for Change (Mountainfilm 2023).