Alaska’s Evergreen Films Partners with BBC Worldwide to Create 3D Dinosaur Spectacular
3D Film Will Highlight Dinosaurs Living 70 Million Years Ago
Anchorage, AK —Anchorage-based Evergreen Films and BBC Earth, the British Broadcasting Corporation’s [BBC] global natural history brand, today announced a major new partnership to produce a series of films that will immerse audiences in the prehistoric age of dinosaurs and lead viewers on a quest to explore every facet of the dinosaur world.
Evergreen CEO Mike Devlin said, “This agreement creates the perfect team to tell this remarkable story. With the recent advances in 3D technology and the increased understanding of the dinosaurs and the world in which they tried to survive, now is the perfect time for collaboration between our two companies. We are excited to be working with BBC Earth, which has more than 50 years of experience in bringing outstanding, awe- inspiring content to viewers.”
“The real dinosaur story outstrips anything you might find in science fiction,” Devlin said, “and we’re incredibly enthusiastic about showing our audience, on an epic scale, what their world really looked like 70 million years ago.”
Amanda Hill, Commercial Director of BBC Earth said "We're incredibly excited about the partnership with Evergreen Films, BBC Earth represents the best natural history content from the BBC who have set the benchmark in this genre. By collaborating with Evergreen Films we are combining our expertise to create a big screen event that will wow audiences with a story and immersive experience they have never seen before."
Please see attached press release from BBC Worldwide for additional information.
Visit http://www.variety.com/article/VR1118021196.html?categoryid=13&cs=1 for more information on Evergreen Films/BBC Worldwide Partnership.About Evergreen Films
Evergreen Films integrates the vision of the artist with the ingenuity of the engineer; bringing great stories to life with the help of breakthrough technology. Evergreen Films owns and produces high-quality 3D feature films and television series.
Evergreen’s team of industry pioneers in digital filmmaking, CGI animation, and 3D production is backed by the best digital technology in the business. With fully equipped 3D production studios in Anchorage and Los Angeles, Evergreen is located in the heart of Hollywood while simultaneously allowing the company to grow the film industry in Alaska.
Evergreen's web site: www.evergreenfilms.com.
About BBC Earth
BBC Earth is the global brand for all the BBC’s natural history content spanning the last 50 years. The BBC is the largest producer of natural history programming in the world and the BBC Earth brand highlights the vast scale of incredible content that is produced in this genre. Visible across all platforms; TV, DVD, licensing and digital, BBC Earth encourages engagement with current as well as classic programs such as Planet Earth and The Blue Planet.
About BBC WorldwideBBC Worldwide Limited is the main commercial arm and a wholly owned subsidiary of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). They were awarded with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in April 2009. This prestigious award for International Trade recognized the company’s substantial growth in overseas earnings and its commercial success at outstanding levels.
Posted: June 30, 2010