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The Making of BBC Planet Earth II

25th February 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Antelope on rocks

In association with Friends of the Lake District, join BBC Natural History Assistant Producer Emma Brennand for an exclusive ‘Behind the Scenes’ of the ‘Mountains’ & ‘Islands’ episodes of David Attenborough’s Planet Earth II. Four years in the making with 25 expedition shoots to the world’s greatest wildernesses, she has plenty of stories to share; from how you track Nubian Ibex in the mountains of Israel, to revealing the secret life of Buller’s Albatross on a tiny Sub-Antarctic island in the middle of the Southern Ocean.

2.00pm Welcome and introduction to Emma Brennand
2.10pm Emma Brennand introduces film & film
2.55pm Questions and Answers with Emma Brennand
3.10pm Thanks and final words from Friends of the Lake District

3.30pm Finish


£6 children £10 adult
Duration: 90 minutes
Age: PG



25th February 2017
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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01768 868000
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The Rheged Centre, Redhills
Penrith , Cumbria CA11 0DQ United Kingdom
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01768 860008
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