The Secrets of BBC Planet Earth with Penguin Living

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Key Points

Thursday 25th May 2017

  • Boundless exclusive event
  • Private Q & A session with Mike Gunton, Creative Director of BBC Natural History Unit
  • Free hardback copy of Planet Earth II included with every ticket
  • Various ticket options available; £74 for two with signed copy to share, £49.50 per person with signed copy or £25 for a signed copy (book-only option excludes admission)


Join our exclusive Boundless book celebration of the BBC’s Planet Earth II and dive into a rich archive of wildlife spectacles and intimate encounters.

Our special guest for the evening will Mike Gunton, Creative Director at BBC Studios Natural History and the man behind Planet Earth II. Mike has been producing wildlife film making for the BBC for over 20 years and has worked on jaw dropping nature series such as Life, Hidden Kingdoms, Africa and Planet Earth.

The original Planet Earth has been seen by over half a billion people worldwide, Mike will be discussing how to entertain and inform such huge numbers and the challenge in creating, filming and producing Planet Earth II, the follow-up to the world’s most loved nature series. Mike will discuss his inspiration for telling the story of the natural world through some of the most iconic nature footage ever shot.

After the screening, join Mike at our informal drinks reception - great opportunity for a photo, say ‘Hi’ and ask him everything you've wondered about the breath-taking series.

Attendees will receive a signed hardback copy of Planet Earth II. If you are unable to attend but would still like a signed hardback copy, you can order one by selecting the 'Signed hardback copy' option above. Alternatively, if you're going with a partner and only want one copy to share between you select the "Ticket for Two" option.


Arnolfini, Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4QA



What happens on the day?


• 7:00pm - Arrival
• 7:30pm - Q&A begins
• 8:30pm - Drinks reception and book signing
• 10:00pm - close


How and when will I get my tickets?


Your tickets and further information will be e-mailed to you within two weeks of the event.


Where can I do this?


The Q&A will be held at the Arnolfini Theatre in Bristol and the drinks reception will be at the nearby Bordeaux Quay.


Where can I park?


The nearest car park is The Grove, please click here for directions.


What ticket options are available?


Tickets are available in the following options;

• Single ticket with signed hardback copy
• Double ticket with signed hardback copy
• Signed hardback copy only



Is there disabled access?


Please click here to read the Arnolfini Theatre's accessibility statement. The Q&A session will be held in the Auditorium, information on which can be found on page 12.

The Bordeuax Quay, where the drinks reception will be held, has step-free access.

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