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MIPTV Picks 2013: Galapagos

As with any natural history project that Sir David Attenborough attaches his name to, Galapagos is the next best thing to being there.
March 1, 2013

SCIENCE & NATURE

Partners: Produced by Colossus Productions for BSkyB

Length/volume: 4 x 60 minutes, HD

Aired: January 2013

Rights available: Worldwide, subject to confirmation of individual territories

Who better than the name synonymous with natural history, Sir David Attenborough, to take us on a thrilling tour of the Gal├ípagos Islands, one of the most extreme and hard-to-reach habitats in the world? This breathtaking series examines the region’s volcanic origins as well as the evolutionary trajectories of the amazing wildlife species that call it home, with state-of-the-art cameras capturing rare behaviors of many of those animals. As with any natural history project that Attenborough attaches his name to, Galapagos is the next best thing to being there.

About The Author
Daniele Alcinii is a news reporter at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joins the rs team with journalism experience following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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