Now airing on PBS, Richard Bangs South America: Quest for Wonder. Continuing his tradition of transporting viewers to the geographic and cultural wonders of the world with keen inquiries and insights, potent narratives, inside information and poetic interpretations, Richard Bangs South America: Quest for Wonder is a breathtaking celebration of South America’s iconic destinations, including Easter Island, the Iguaçu Falls, Machu Picchu and the Galapagos Islands.
Also airing on PBS, Richard Bangs Adventures with Purpose finds Bangs travelling the world on a series of “quests”, investigations into the soul of a location. The series has won two Emmys and numerous Tellys and other awards (download a PDF of the full list of awards). Many of these programs are available on DVD through the module below.
From his first production on the Omo River in Ethiopia in 1973, to River of the Red Ape for Disney, to co-directing the 2004 IMAX hit Mystery of the Nile, to his current TV program, Richard Bangs has always had a passion for storytelling in film.