Apple today announced that the awe-inspiring documentary feature film ‘Fathom,’ which is about two scientists focused on the study of humpback whale songs and social communication, will premiere exclusively on Apple TV+ on June 25.
Fathom follows Dr. Ellen Garland and Dr. Michelle Fournet as they embark on parallel research journeys on opposite sides of the world to better understand whale culture and communication.
Directed and photographed by Drew Xanthopoulos, 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.
The film is produced by Sandbox Films, Impact Partners, Walking Upstream Pictures, Back Allie Entertainment and Hidden Candy. It is produced by Emmy Award winner Megan Gilbride, and executive produced by Emmy Award winner Andrea Meditch, and Emmy Award nominee Jessica Harrop.