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US president Joe Biden shows our film at his Leaders Summit on Climate – Earth Day 2021

Today on Earth Day, Silverback is immensely proud to announce that the US President Joe Biden has live-streamed a 10-minute clip from our forthcoming feature documentary Breaking Boundaries: The Science of Our Planet to 40 global leaders and a worldwide online audience as part of his crucial Climate Summit – a pivotal … Read more

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“David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet” has been nominated for two awards!

Congratulations to Jonnie Hughes who has been nominated for Outstanding Producer of a Documentary Motion Pictures with the David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet” film at the prestigious PGA Awards.   Martin Elsbury has been nominated for his work on the same film for Best Edited non-fiction Film by the … Read more

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STUDIO SILVERBACK – Silverback Films launches new film production company to drive global environmental change

Silverback Films is launching a new production company to focus solely on films that tackle the world’s pressing environmental challenges. Studio Silverback will tell inspirational and powerful stories from humanity’s most important decade. From global landmark series to feature documentaries and special content for major world events, the studio will use … Read more

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The book ‘A Life on Our Planet’ wins Best Science and Technology Award at the Goodreads Choice Awards 2020

WINNER 35,675 votes A Life on Our Planet: My Witness Statement and a Vision for the Future by David Attenborough, Jonnie Hughes (Goodreads Author) (With) With his definitive witness statement of life on planet Earth, naturalist, journalist, and planetary defender David Attenborough wins this year’s Goodreads Choice Award in Science … Read more

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Silverback Films joins All3Media

Silverback Films Joins All3Media We are delighted to announce today that Silverback Films is to join the All3Media group. All3Media is a leading independent television, film and digital production and distribution company. The All3Media group comprises more than 40 production and distribution companies across the UK, Europe, Asia Pacific and … Read more

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A Perfect Planet – our 5 part series is on BBC1 from January 3rd 2021

A Perfect Planet Planet Earth is perfect. Everything about our world – its size, its distance from the Sun, its spin and tilt, its moon – is perfectly suited to our existence, and our planet’s natural forces perfectly nurture life. A global weather system circulates and distributes fresh water to … Read more

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Silverback Films wins 3 WILDSCREEN PANDA AWARDS 2020

Silverback Films received three Wildscreen Panda Awards this year:   The “Our Planet” camera team collected the award for cinematography which was graciously accepted on behalf of the whole team by Jamie MacPherson – live by zoom. Andy Netly received the best editing award for his outstanding work on “DisneyNature Penguin”, … Read more

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Our Planet is the winner of Excellence in Video at this year’s Edward R. Murrow Awards.

You can view the full list of winners here. The Murrow Awards recognize local and national news stories that uphold the RTDNA Code of Ethics, demonstrate technical expertise and exemplify the importance and impact of journalism as a service to the community.   The Radio Television Digital News Association has been honouring … Read more

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Earthshots

The Earthshot Prize is the most prestigious global environment prize in history, designed to incentivise change and help repair our planet over the next ten years. Taking inspiration from President John F. Kennedy’s Moonshot which united millions of people around an organising goal to put man on the moon and … Read more

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Silverback Films and Phoria won the award for ‘Best 360 Storytelling’ at Jackson Wild Media Awards 2020!

Awarded to the best natural history program created for the immersive platform of 360° Video and Virtual Reality, with the Kenya episode from the @oculus series, ‘ecosphere’. A conservation series and our first foray into #180VR, with Silverback’s Producer/Director Dan Huertas – CONGRATULATIONS! Some of the story was filmed at … Read more

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