Director and showrunner John Chester is at home just about anywhere. Whether filming Eskimos in the arctic or rock stars on the American highway. Chester brings a satisfying mix of excitement and tenderness to his subjects. When not working on film and tv projects, Chester along with his wife focus most of their creative energies on running Apricot Lane Farms, a 130 acre biodynamic orchard and livestock operation in Southern California.
Producer Thea Maichle was born and raised in the small town of Claymont, DE. Early on she took an interest in film and television. Her first gig as a production assistant on the National Geographic special Whales In Crisis made it evident to Thea that she belonged in the documentary world.