Garrett Martin is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, photographer, environmentalist and owner of the production company - VentureLife Films. Martin’s passion lies in the intersection of media and the outdoors, as he focuses on telling engaging, personal and meaningful stories that have an impact.
Martin has produced three documentaries to date, with his two features, “Unbounded” and “Beyond Travel”, each winning multiple international awards and have screened around the world. His work has also been featured in the Sierra Magazine, Gear Junkie, Lonely Planet, Matador Network and many other publications.
Martin has experience directing, producing, shooting and editing short-form and long-form productions, giving him the expertise to take a project from start to finish. He is currently based out of Asheville, NC as he focuses on producing environmental and outdoor media all along the SouthEast. He’s proud to call Appalachia his home.
Official Selection Wasatch Mountain Film Festival 2019
Official Selection The Adventure Travel Film Festival 2020
Official Selection Morocco Adventure Film Festival 2018
Official Selection NatureTrack Film Festival 2019
Winner Feature-Documentary Cinema World Fest Awards 2016
Official Selection Richmond International Film Festival 2017
Official Selection Creation International Film Festival 2016
Artist Circle The Northern Virginia International Film Festival 2017