Friday, 15 December, 2017

Mysterious dancing yeti crabs found by BBC filmmakers shooting Blue Planet II

A walrus is glimpsed in the first trailer for Blue Planet II A walrus is glimpsed in the first trailer for Blue Planet II
Lamar Ellis | 29 September, 2017, 00:15

Brownlow compared one sequence to Planet Earth II's famous iguana chase: "We have an incredible story of these massive fish, giant trevally, that rush out of the water and catch birds in mid-air".

Yorke, Zimmer, and Jonny Greenwood also discussed the collaboration on BBC Music 6, immediately after watching the prequel film, featuring David Attenborough, for the first time. If that doesn't rustle something up inside you, there may be something amiss.

"Bloom" originally appeared on Radiohead's 2011 King of Limbs album and was "inspired by the original Blue Planet series", according to Yorke. It's a match made in heaven! "The clip also includes a sneak peak of "(Ocean) Bloom", a musical collaboration between Hans Zimmer and Radiohead.

Via Consequence of Sound. "The new version is entitled "(ocean) bloom" and was put together for BBC's upcoming nature documentary series Planet Earth: "Blue Planet II, which will air in the US on BBC America in 2018.

Titled 'ocean (Bloom)', the track features new vocals from Thom Yorke and was recorded alongside the BBC Concert Orchestra.

Since February when the teaser trailer was released, Sir David Attenborough documentary fans have been waiting with "baited" breath for news of Blue Planet II. The seven-part series took four years to complete, with filming taking place across 39 different countries.

An exact start date hasn't been confirmed just yet, but if it follows the same format as last year's epic Planet Earth II it'll air Sunday nights.

Broadcast in 2001, multi-award winning The Blue Planet was the BBC Studios Natural History Unit's unprecedented look at the world's oceans, the scale and breadth of which had never been seen before.

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