Shannon Vandivier has been producing and directing award-winning adventure sports films and branded content for over eight years. Vandivier was born into the world of storytelling through visual imagery, learning from his photojournalist father. In 2015, he founded the production company Cold Collaborative with the goal of focusing only on stories that matter. Over the years, he has worked with outdoor adventure companies like Red Bull, YETI, Orvis, Simms and TREK. Vandivier’s love for the outdoors and desire to spotlight authentic characters has taken him to Honduras for Beyond the Horizon (Mountainfilm 2018) and most recently to the Bahamas for his most recent film Mighty Waters (Mountainfilm 2021).