Scott Mouat | DP


Scott Mouat | DP


Scott's an experienced documentary DoP and wildlife cameraman. He's worked for a variety of companies including the BBC, WGBH, and NHNZ.  His work has screened to audiences around the world on channels such as BBC2, Discovery and PBS. He has produced and directed ‘The Unnatural History of the Kakapo’, an award winning feature length documentary.  He's continues to work as DoP on a variety of TVC's, social documentaries, medical documentaries and dramas.  He's currently working on a short film on the Takahe, and a series for TV. 

Latest Work

Last year I worked as DP on Modern Dinosaurs, a fun show that took us all around New Zealand.  Created by Making Movies, Modern Dinosaurs is screening on Sunday evenings on Discovery UK.

I was also involved with NHNZ's Big Pacific.  I spent several weeks filming a family of rare and secretive Yellow-Eyed Penguins.  Big Pacific is currently screening on Discovery UK.


Finalist, Best Feature Documentary, Qantas Film and TV Awards

Best NZ Filmmaker,Reel Earth Film Festival 2010

Best Sound, Documentary Edge Festival 2010

Best Director, Documentary Edge Festival 2010

Best Cinematography, Documentary Edge Festival 2010

Merit Award, Human Wildlife Interaction, IWFF 2010, USA

Best Newcomer, CMS Vatavaran 2011, India

Best NZ Cinematography, Reel Earth Film Festival 2010

Winner, Best Ornithological Film, Menigoute Festival.

Best Feature Documentary, Documentary Edge Festival 2010



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