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MIPTV Picks 2015: David Attenborough’s Conquest of the Skies

The pairing of Sir David Attenborough and Atlantic Productions has resulted in some breathtaking and groundbreaking natural history programming, and this four-part project is no exception.
April 1, 2015


Partners: Colossus Productions for Sky 3D in association with Atlantic Productions, with the assistance of Australian Broadcasting Corporation; distributed by Atlantic Productions
Aired: December 2014 (Sky)
Length: 4 x 60 minutes
Rights available: Worldwide
The pairing of Sir David Attenborough and Atlantic Productions has resulted in some breathtaking and groundbreaking natural history programming, and this four-part project is no exception. As with past programs, cutting-edge CGI is once again front and center as Attenborough travels the world to chart the history and evolution of flight in animals. From airborne reptiles to the vast varieties of the bird kingdom, Attenborough and team take avian exploration to new heights in Conquest.

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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