Eva Rendle is a journalist and documentary filmmaker whose work covers agriculture, immigration, and environmental issues in the West. She has experience as a director, producer, reporter, videographer, and editor.
She received her Master’s degree from the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism in 2019, where she was named the Brian Pollack Documentary Film Fellow. She received her B.A. in Environmental Studies and Geography from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2013.
In 2015 she received a National Geographic Early Career grant to spend three months documenting small-scale olive oil production around the Mediterranean. Since then she has worked on print and video stories in Spain, Greece, Italy, Chile, Hungary, Peru, Israel, and Palestine. She has worked as a researcher, production assistant, and assistant editor for films set to premiere on PBS and Focus Features.
She recently completed her first film, All That Remains, a short documentary exploring the long-term impacts of the North Bay Fires on Napa and Sonoma’s farmworker communities. It will premiere at the Mill Valley International Film Festival in October 2019.