Mike Pandey

Filmmaker and Conservationist

Mike Pandey is a crusader for the environment and for endangered species. He is nationally and internationally renowned for his high caliber and powerful films and is one of India's most accomplished and iconic nature filmmakers. Mike has waged a three-decade war to defend India's wildlife and environment. He was declared Hero of the Environment along with Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed and Cameron Diaz in the October 2009 issue of Time magazine. This is a global recognition for India's green initiative and conservation efforts. Mike has been the recipient of three Wildscreen Panda Award. He has been a recipient of many national and international awards.

His powerful films and they are a living proof of the difference one individual can make in bringing about changes locally, nationally and globally.