Emmy award-winning filmmaker Jim Dutcher has been producing documentary films since the 1960s.

His works include the National Geographic special A Rocky Mountain Beaver Pond and ABC World of Discovery's two highest-rated films: Cougar: Ghost of the Rockies and Wolf: Return of a Legend.

Co-producer Jamie Dutcher is a sound recordist and former employee of the National Zoo in Washington, D.C. Together this husband-and-wife team created the Discovery Channel's most successful wildlife documentary film, Wolves at Our Door. The film went on to win two Emmy Awards, one for Jim's cinematography and one for Jamie's sound.

The couple has written two books on their lives and experiences with the wolves of Sawtooth Pack in Idaho's Sawtooth Mountains: The Sawtooth Wolves, a coffee table book of photographs published by Rufus Publications, and a memoir, Wolves at our Door: The Extraordinary Story of the Couple Who Lived With Wolves, published by Touchstone/Fireside.

The Dutchers currently reside in Ketchum, Idaho.

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