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Five Deeps Expedition Conquers Challenger Deep: Atlantic Productions film Victor Vescovo and team as they complete the fourth mission of the expedition

May 13, 2019

For the fourth time, the Five Deeps Expedition has successfully dived to the bottom of one of the world’s five oceans. The team completed a mission to reach what is commonly known as the deepest point on planet Earth: Challenger Deep within the Mariana Trench. Victor Vescovo set a new deep-diving record and is the […]

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Atlantic Productions film Victor Vescovo as be becomes the first human to dive to the deepest point of the Indian Ocean: the Java Trench

April 17, 2019

For the third time, the Five Deeps Expedition has successfully dived to the previously-unvisited bottom of one of the world’s five oceans. The team completed a mission to reach one of the most isolated points on the planet: the deepest point of the Java Trench in the Indian Ocean. Now measured at 7,192 meters/23,596 feet […]

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Atlantic Productions in collaboration with The Estate of Stephen Hawking announce Stephen Hawking’s Black Holes location-based Immersive Experience together with a Theatrical Documentary about his life.

March 1, 2019

Atlantic Productions is collaborating with the family of the late physicist Stephen Hawking to create Stephen Hawking’s Black Holes Immersive Experience and Stephen Hawking Theatrical Documentary; due for release early 2020. Stephen Hawking’s Black Holes location-based Immersive Experience is the result of a collaboration between Stephen Hawking and Atlantic Productions’ Filmmaker Anthony Geffen which has been […]

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Atlantic Productions film Victor Vescovo as he becomes the first human to successfully dive to the deepest point in the Southern Ocean, in the South Sandwich trench

February 4, 2019

The Five Deeps Expedition crosses another historic dive off its list when explorer Victor Vescovo became the first human to dive to the deepest point in the Southern Ocean – in the southern portion of the South Sandwich Trench – at 7,433.6 meters/24,388 feet in his private submersible, the Limiting Factor. Located just north of […]

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Atlantic Productions announce Belsen Remembered (working title), a new factual commission for BBC

January 31, 2019

Belsen Remembered (working title) is a one-hour documentary film telling the untold story of the infamous Bergen-Belsen concentration camp where over 50,000 people, mostly Jews, died primarily from starvation and disease in the last phase of World War II. All that remains of Belsen today is a peaceful, grassy meadow, but it’s legacy lives on through […]

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Kilauea: Hawai’i on Fire premieres in the US on PBS Nova 23 January 9pm

January 17, 2019

Our latest film, Kilauea: Hawai’i on Fire premieres in the US on PBS Nova 23 January 9pm.  The film is a blow-by-blow account of the dramatic eruption of the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island in May 2018. This epic film features on-the-ground and post-event interviews with the residents, emergency personnel and scientists directly involved.

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Atlantic Productions follow the first ever Solo Submersible Dive to the deepest point in the Atlantic as part of filming a groundbreaking new series for Discovery Channel

December 20, 2018

In a historic feat, explorer Victor Vescovo became the first human to dive on a solo mission to the deepest point in the Atlantic Ocean – the bottom of the Puerto Rico Trench at 8,376 meters/27,480 feet. The previous operational record-holder, the Chinese submersible Jiaolong, has reached a maximum depth of 7,062 meters. Atlantic Productions […]

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Atlantic Productions and the Field Museum bring to life the world’s biggest, best-preserved, and most complete T. rex

December 18, 2018

Award-winning Atlantic Productions reveal ground-breaking new digital environment at the Field Museum, Chicago Atlantic Productions reveal cutting-edge animations for the Field Museum, Chicago’s fierce T. rex fossil, SUE in new –5,100 square feet experience opening on 21st December. After a year-long project, the most complete T. rex, SUE, is now up-to-date with the latest scientific […]

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Thai Cave Rescue broadcasts tonight in US on Nova

November 14, 2018

In July 2018, the world held its breath as an international team of cave divers endeavoured to rescue 12 boys and their football coach stranded deep in a flooded cave in Thailand. Premiering tonight in the US on Nova, this film follows the story of their rescue showcasing the innovation, teamwork and human endurance that […]

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