William McKeever is an author and documentary filmmaker. His book, Emperors of the Deep, raises awareness to the plight of sharks and educates the reader on recent scientific discoveries about their importance to the marine ecosystem. The book also makes a call for regulatory action to save them. The book, published by Harper Collins, has received strong reviews across the country and on Amazon. Conservation groups have also embraced the book and Greenpeace, for example, calls it a “must-read”.
He also is the writer/director of a shark documentary film of the same name. The film exposes the threats that sharks face around the world and explains why society needs to change how it views these animals. Through interviews with scientists around the world and exciting shark video footage, the viewer sees sharks in a new light. This exciting 80-minute length film is available on Apple itunes and Google Play summer 2020.