Douglas has been passionate about film since graduating from Auckland University where he studied film, television and media studies. Douglas has a keen interest in helping productions, especially documentaries, come to fruition right from the initial idea throughout the production process. He became the local expert in footage licensing when Getty Images won the exclusive rights to license BBC Motion Gallery content. Through his extensive network, Douglas has had a hand in multiple, diverse projects around the world. Douglas is based in New Zealand and is excited to be coming back for his 3rd Australian International Documentary Conference.