Apple has acquired the global streaming rights of the magnificent documentary feature film ‘Fathom’ and it will premiere worldwide exclusively on Apple TV+ on 25th June, 2021.
‘Fathom‘ is an awe-inspiring doc film directed and photographed by Drew Xanthopoulos (‘The Sensitives’) and follows Dr. Ellen Garland and Dr. Michelle Fournet. These two scientists have focused on the study of humpback whale songs and social communication. Through their parallel research journeys on opposite sides of the world they try to better understand whale culture and communication.
As per Apple TV+, the documentary film uniquely reveals a deep commitment and reverence to the scientific process and the universal human need to seek answers about the world around us. From hypothesis to groundbreaking experiences in the field, “Fathom” showcases the passion, curiosity, collaboration, perseverance and work it takes for leading scientists to make scientific discoveries.
Sandbox Films, Impact Partners, Walking Upstream Pictures, Back Allie Entertainment and Hidden Candy have produced ‘Fathom’. Emmy Award winner Megan Gilbride (‘Tower’) has produced the documentary feature film while it has been executive produced by Emmy Award winner Andrea Meditch (‘Grizzly Man’ ), Emmy Award nominee Jessica Harrop (‘Follow This’), Greg Boustead (‘Fireball: Visitors from Darker Worlds’) and Emmy Award winner Josh Braun (‘Wild Wild Country’).
‘Fathom’ will start streaming only on Apple TV+ from 25th June, 2021.