(London, United Kingdom--June 18, 2014) The world premiere of "David Attenborough’s 3D Journey" will be shown daily at the CLiMAX Dome on state-of-the-art Ultra-D™ glasses-free 3D screens from Stream TV Networks in the Greenpeace field at this year’s Glastonbury Festival (25th – 29th June).
This exclusive event includes previously unseen footage, behind the scenes material and spectacular clips from his new films, telling the story of seven unique projects where Atlantic Productions, award-winning naturalist Sir David Attenborough and Sky 3D have collaborated to push the boundaries of filmmaking.
“I’m delighted that our collaboration with David Attenborough can be shown to the Glastonbury audience on this exciting new glasses free 3D television”, comments Anthony Geffen, CEO of Atlantic Productions.
“We are thrilled that our Ultra-D glasses-free 3D technology will be used to showcase Sir Attenborough’s incredible 3D productions for the quarter million leading-edge music fans attending this year’s Glastonbury Festival,” said Stream TV Networks CEO, Mathu Rajan. “By creating an experience that captures the enthusiasm of festival goers, we hope to help raise awareness of Greenpeace and its many worthy causes.”
Landmark 3D films produced by Atlantic include: the BAFTA-winning film telling the story of the pterosaurs - Flying Monsters 3D
, the extraordinary narrative of an adolescent penguin set amongst the dramatic penguin colony of South Georgia; Penguin King 3D
and the award-winning series Kingdom of Plants 3D
– which uses macroscopic techniques to reveal the hidden and fascinating world of plants.
Colossus productions’ (a joint venture between Atlantic & Sky 3D) recent successes include: Galapagos 3D
, exploring the unique species and environments of the archipelago, the award-winning series Micro Monsters 3D
using the latest macro camera technology to show previously unseen world of insects and bugs. Colossus Productions’ latest film, David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive
, uses cutting-edge CGI to bring David’s favourite extinct creatures back to life, and won the BAFTA for Specialist Factual last month.
In a career that spans over sixty years, Sir David Attenborough has travelled the globe to film the natural world in all its majesty, continuously trailblazing as a programme maker and a natural historian. Over the last five years, he has worked with producer Anthony Geffen of Atlantic Productions, and together they have established themselves as world leaders in factual 4K and 3D documentaries.
Go Entertainment recently celebrated the launch of their newest title, David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive
, and all the listed productions are available now on DVD and 3D Blu Ray via Go Entertain, in retailers, and online.
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About Atlantic Productions:
Atlantic Productions is one of the world’s leading production companies which also include theatrical IMAX films, apps, computer graphics and virtual reality. Atlantic has also been pioneering 4K and 3D productions and now is also producing content for VR. Their films have recently won 2 BAFTAs & 3 Emmys and been seen in 100 countries worldwide.
Atlantic Productions has produced over 100 hours of landmark television over the last 21 years. These include the 2014 BAFTA-winning Natural History Museum Alive
and the 2011 BAFTA-winning Flying Monsters
, both with David Attenborough; the triple Emmy-winning David Attenborough First Life series
; the Emmy-winning Jerusalem: City of Heaven
; the multi-part series Greeks: Crucible of Civilization, Egypt Unwrapped
; the acclaimed series, The Promised Land
, one of TIME Magazine
’s top ten television programmes, and more recently the Time Scanners
Theatrical films include The Wildest Dream: Conquest of Everest, Galapagos 3D
, and Penguins 3D
. Innovative multimedia projects include the award winning apps for Kingdom of Plants
(Apple top ten app), Natural History Museum Alive
(Broadcast Awards), the best-selling Flying Monsters
app, and the Ancient Oceans
virtual reality experience. http://www.atlanticproductions.tv
About Go Entertain:
Go Entertainment, part of the Aim-listed LiteBulb group of companies, designs, develops and manufactures consumer products focusing on DVD’s, books, magazines and other gift products. We work with major media brands to find new product lines for our customers and key retailers to create exclusive product ranges for the entertainment industry.
As well as working with Atlantic Productions and David Attenborough, our blue-chip brands include Discovery Channel, History Channel, The Imperial War Museum, UEFA, Tour de France, Welsh Rugby Union, ESPN, Transport for London and The National Railway Museum.
We distribute to all the major outlets on the High Street including WHSmith, Debenhams, BHS, HMV, Marks and Spencer, Boots and all the supermarkets. We have strategic partnerships in South Africa and Australia and distribute directly into the US to Walmart, Amazon, Cost-Co and Target. We also distribute across all the digital platforms and sell our programmes to television. http://www.goentertain.tv