KIM I. MOTT (K.I.M.)
filmmaker - Creatorix, writer & director of Book of Shadows, Kim I. Mott (formerly Kim Mance) has been a longtime travel writer and on-camera host. She has appeared on The Travel Channel, Comcast On-Demand, History UK and many American news segments. She's now taken the reigns of her own history for a passion project that's led her to at least 23 countries and 17 US states. K.I.M. realizes most of the stuff she’s done before is shallow and stupid. She wants to rectify that.
executive producer - Robert has been in the travel publishing industry for more than two decades, working as an on-air host, writer, publisher, and videographer. He also served as spokesperson for brands like Lonely Planet and National Geographic Traveler. He’s produced and hosted over a hundred travel videos, including a National Geographic Learning's series for US history textbooks and 2017’s award-winning Connecting Cultures series.
cinematographer, producer - Jim is passionate about collaborating with storytellers, archeologists and explorers, with 25 years of world travel shooting pictures and film to preserve the environment and document rituals, spiritual journeys, and festivals. He uses large format cameras, drone imagery, and fluid motion capture to bring stunning imagery to BOOK OF SHADOWS