Temujin Doran is a filmmaker & illustrator based in London.

Film clients include National Geographic, CNN, Land Rover, Intel, Nokia, Lego, The Royal Portrait Society, The Natural History Museum, National Geographic, The US Department of State, and various groups and individuals.

Illustration clients include Oxford University Press, Penguin, Random House, Templar Publishing, Macmillan, Palgrove, McSweeney's and various journals and other publications. I am represented by Frances McKay

Selected Awards and Prizes

2015  Best of Festival Award - Shastaland Children's Film Festival

2015  Audience Choice Award Best International Documentary - CIFF

2014  Best Documentary & Highly Commended - Isle of Man Film Festival

2013  Best Environmental Film - Adventure Movie Awards.

2012  Creativity Awards - Forster Film Festival

2012  2nd Prize - Sony Mobile Film Festival

2012  Documentary Finalist  - Vimeo Awards

2012  Audience Choice Award - Disposable Film Festival

2010  Documentary Finalist - Vimeo Awards

2010  Advertising 3rd Prize - Cannes Lions Film Festival

2009  People's Choice Awards - Mon Europea Moi Film Festival

2008  Grand Prize Finalist - Prix Europa Film Festival

2008  Fedynand Zweig Travel Scholarship

2008 Runner Up Prize - Cheltenham Illustration Awards

2008  Macmillan Book Illustration Award

2007  M.A Scholaship Award - University College Falmouth

2002  Duncan Halsted Musical Composition Award



2010  BFI Future Films Compilation

2008  ELIA Prix Europa "Language Through Lenses"



2014  Magnetic North - UBS Art Gallery, New York, US

2013  Our Time in Ice - ONCA Gallery, Brighton, UK

2008  Cheltenham Illustration Awards - UK

2008  King Harry Ferry Floating Exhibition - Cornwal, UK

2008  Macmillan Book Illustration Awards - London, UK

2007  Post Journal - Falmouth, UK

2006  D&A Design Awards - London, UK



2013  The Weight of Mountains - Skagastrond, Iceland

2010  The Arctic Circle - Svalbard



2013  Lucerne Festival Spotlights Program - Lucerne, Switzerland

2011  Lucerne Festival Spotlights Program - Lucerne, Switzerland

2008  The State Hermitage Museum - St. Petersburg, Russia



2008  The Big Draw - Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society, UK

2008  The Victorian Naturalists - Trebah Farm, UK


National Geographic - The Lifecycle of a Mountain

Huck Magazine - Documenting Distopia

Popular Science - An Antarctic Research Camp

Brainpickings - Various Articles

Directors Notes - Various Articles


And some more press

NPR - A Movie About Working at the Movies

The New Filmmaker - Resolute Bay

Huffington Post - The Scott Expedition

Astronaut Magazine - Exploring New Realms

Alastair Humphreys - Travelling Round the World by Train