"I can feel the island as I'm sitting here talking about it..."
— Don Murray, retired pilot for the study

Rolf Peterson has headed the Isle Royale Wolf & Moose Study for 37 years and continues his work there even after retiring from Michigan Tech in 2007. John Vucetich specializes in the demographic and genetic elements of population biology. He is a faculty member in the School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science at Michigan Technological University.

George Desort is an independent filmmaker and graduate of Chicago's Columbia College. This is his first feature-length project. See more of his work at his video blog and at georgedesort.org.