• EST. 2015 •

Green Hummingbird Entertainment is a New York based company that develops and produces thought-provoking and director-driven storytelling for film, television and extended realities.


“At our core Green Hummingbird is focused on entertainment that has substance. Through film, television, and the evolving world of virtual and augmented reality our goal is to tell stories with great cultural impact, art that is thought provoking and inspires audiences to explore our world and care about our planet. I am particularly excited to support female artists whose unique voices are essential to the fabric our culture.”

– Sarah E. Johnson –



Sarah E. Johnson

Co-CEO and Co-founder


Co-Founder/Co-CEO of Green Hummingbird Entertainment. Sarah is an Emmy award winning film producer, an organic farmer, and activist for environmental, educational, and gender issues. Sarah has served as a producer, or executive producer, on notable recent films including, Birdman (Academy Award for Best Picture), The Glorias (Sundance 2020), Spaceship Earth (Sundance 2020), The Immigrant, Submergence, Blood Ties, Devil’s Knot, Joe, Catch and Release, Lost Child, The Green Inferno, etc. Her social issue documentaries include The Great Hack, the Academy Award nominated The Square, Chasing Ice, The Invisible War, The Hunting Ground and Living in Emergency: Stories Of Doctors Without Borders.

Sarah holds a BS in Biology and is on the boards of St. Lawrence University and Conservation South Africa. She also Chairs the board at Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University. She is currently, amongst other projects, directing The Experiment, a film about campaign finance reform and its effect on our democracy.

David Beal

Co-CEO and Co-founder


Co-Founder/Co-CEO of Green Hummingbird Entertainment. David has served as a producer, or executive producer on all of Green Hummingbird’s projects. Prior, David served as the President of National Geographic Entertainment, the President of Palm Pictures, and was a music producer, producing themes for movies such as the Grammy-nominated theme from Mission Impossible along with U2’s Larry Mullen and Adam Clayton. He also performed with artists such as Joe Cocker, Julian Lennon, and Peter Gabriel.

Currently, David is a producer on numerous feature films, documentaries and episodic television projects including The Dragon written by Academy Award-winning writer, Geoffrey Fletcher, Angels, (Lionsgate) and the feature documentary, The Experiment. Additionally, David has teamed up with artist Gregory Colbert (Ashes and Snow) on his upcoming exhibitions. David serves on the Board of Directors of The Blue School, the Advisory Board of the Academy of Systemic Change and the National Council of the American Prairie Reserve.

Sian Edwards-Beal

Production & Development

Sian is an Emmy award winning Executive Producer who has created and delivered a comprehensive range of film, television and web content for networks including HBO, BBC, National Geographic and Food Network. Passionate about every aspect of content development and production, Sian is committed to delivering high quality entertainment in multiple budget ranges.

Her experience includes creating, pitching and selling concepts to networks; creating and overseeing budgets; hiring key crew; overseeing all aspects of production, post and delivery; and overseeing all aspects of corporate culture and network relations.

Catie Bolt

Director of Development

Catie is the newest member of the Green Hummingbird team. She graduated from Yale with a B.A. in Political Science. While at Yale she produced and directed two documentary short films. Prior to Green Hummingbird, Catie was a paralegal for Scovern Law reporting directly to founder, Susanne Scovern.