Jane Hammond is an independent documentary filmmaker and journalist. She specializes in stories of environmental justice, action on climate change, social affairs, science and politics. In 2012 she took redundancy from The West Australian newspaper and went back to university to learn the art of filmmaking. She completed a Masters of Professional Communications at Edith Cowan University in Perth doing her final units of study at the WA Screen Academy in 2016.
Cry of the Forests is Jane’s third longer form documentary film and follows A Crude Injustice (2017) and A Fractured State (2016).
Jane has also written, shot, edited and produced in excess of 100 short form videos on climate and social justice issues.