Dave Banks — writer/documentary filmmaker/photographer — has over 25 years of international documentary, news and reality program experience.
Dave has been recognized with 13 Emmy Award nominations, has won three Emmys, two International Monitor Awards and one ADDY Award for writing. Dave, specializes in remote and hostile locations in the Middle East and North Africa.Dave’s client list includes Mark Burnett Productions, Discovery Channel, Cosmo Studios, ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX Networks, Warner Bros, History Channel, PBS, MPH Entertainment, Channel Nine Australia, London Weekend Television-UK, BBC 1 and 2 UK. NHK-Japan, German Television, and Canal Television-France.
Dave is now writing about his mishaps, misadventures and travel blisters in his book, Cue the Camels. A humorous look at the trails and tribulations of shooting documentaries in distant lands.