Sun Come Up is an Academy Award-nominated film that shows the human face of climate change. The film follows the relocation of the Carteret Islanders, a community living on a remote island chain in the South Pacific Ocean, and now, some of the world’s first environmental refugees. Sun Come Up screened theatrically in 30 cities across the U.S., including the Sundance Cinema in West Hollywood and the IFC Center in New York, and in over 1,000 schools, universities and communities. It aired on HBO in 2011.

Academy Award Nomination, Best Documentary Short Subject, 2011
IDA, Pare Lorentz Award Nomination, 2010
Camerimage, Golden Frog Nomination for Cinematography, 2010

Director of Photography: Tim Metzger
Director: Jennifer Redfearn
Producers: Jennifer Redfearn and Tim Metzger
Production Company: Red Antelope Films