Swati Thiyagarajaran

Swati Thiyagarajaran

Swati Thiyagarajan is an Indian conservationist, documentary filmmaker, and environmental journalist based in Cape Town, South Africa and New Dehli, India. She is a core member of the Sea Change Project in South Africa and environmental editor at the Indian television news network of NDTV. She is the author of the book Born Wild: Journeys Into the Wild Hearts of India and Africa. She is the associate producer of the Oscar-winning documentary My Octopus Teacher and also The Animal Communicator, featuring Anna Breytenbach who is an interspecies communicator.