Unicorns and Mermaids? This Real-Life Wizard Will Make You a Believer

Meet Oberon Zell-Ravenheart—mermaid hunter, unicorn breeder, and real-life wizard. In this fascinating short film directed by Danny Yourd, the legendary Wizard Oz shares his extraordinary life story and reflects on the magic of storytelling.

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The Short Film Showcase spotlights exceptional short videos created by filmmakers from around the world and selected by National Geographic editors. We look for work that affirms National Geographic's belief in the power of science, exploration, and storytelling to change the world. To submit a film for consideration, please email sfs@natgeo.com. The filmmakers created the content presented, and the opinions expressed are their own, not those of National Geographic Partners.

Unicorns and Mermaids? This Real-Life Wizard Will Make You a Believer

Meet Oberon Zell-Ravenheart—mermaid hunter, unicorn breeder, and real-life wizard. In this fascinating short film directed by Danny Yourd, the legendary Wizard Oz shares his extraordinary life story and reflects on the magic of storytelling.

Follow Animal Studio on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

The Short Film Showcase spotlights exceptional short videos created by filmmakers from around the world and selected by National Geographic editors. We look for work that affirms National Geographic's belief in the power of science, exploration, and storytelling to change the world. To submit a film for consideration, please email sfs@natgeo.com. The filmmakers created the content presented, and the opinions expressed are their own, not those of National Geographic Partners.