Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee is a filmmaker, musician and composer. His work has been featured in The New York Times and The Atlantic, exhibited at The Smithsonian and screened at festivals worldwide. He has directed and produced numerous award-winning films, including Isle de Jean Charles (Mountainfilm 2014), Yukon Kings, Elemental, A Thousand Suns, What Would It Look Like, A Game For Life and Barrio de Paz. He is also the founder and director of The Global Oneness Project, a Webby Award-winning media and educational platform. Prior to his work in film, Vaughan-Lee performed with some of the biggest names in jazz and released two critically acclaimed records under his own name: Previous Misconceptions (2002) and Borrowed Time (2005). Together with Adam Loften he co-directed the short Counter Mapping (Mountainfilm 2019).