Disney Plus Documentary “Shipwreck Hunters” Starts Shooting in Australia
Off the coast of West Australia, underwater filming for “Shipwreck Hunters Australia” has just started. Also, the six-part collection is the first Australian documentary produced for the Disneyplus.com/begin streaming service.
Moreover, It boasts an estimated 1,600 shipwrecks and is one of the most beautiful maritime habitats in the world. The series will use a combination of contemporary technology, historical research, and on-location cinematography to explore the enigmatic past experienced by ocean explorers.
The director and producer of the series are VAM Media’s Brendan Hutchens (“Drawn to Water ”), who worked alongside Terra Australis’s underwater photographers and qualified divers. The producer of the show is Katherine Barrett (“Aussie Gold Hunters”). Steve Bibb, a former Australian Broadcasting Corporation executive in charge of factual programming. And, the proprietor of Barking Mad Productions, is the series’ executive producer.