Nautical Channel has acquired from Indigo Film at MipTV the rights for the double Emmy Award-winning series -Offshore Adventures - which will be aired in Europe for the first time on Nautical Channel.
The four seasons of 52 episodes take the viewer on a journey of discovery, exploring the offshore world, experiencing its mystery and celebrating its beauty. Offshore Adventures is an ocean-oriented documentary-style travel chronicle of a team of four adventurous young people and a 72-foot fishing yacht, the “Go Fisch”. Hosted by boat owners Chris and Melissa Fischer, and featuring Captain Brett McBride and gourmet chef Carlos Cham, the team journeys to exotic destinations and locales, fishing, freediving, surfing, and exploring the cities, towns, villages, and countrysides of the coastal areas they visit. In each episode, Chef Cham provides creative, delicious gourmet meals utilizing the day's catch in the "Gourmet Galley" cooking segment.
About Nautical Channel
Nautical Channel is the only 24/7 global broadcaster dedicated to nautical programming, providing viewers with a fresh prespective on sailing and boating, and surfing sports in English, German and French languages. Nautical Channel reaches around 15 million subscribers and is available on satellite, cable, ADsL TV, and 3G mobile phone in 27 European and four African countries. Nautical Channel has assembled an experienced international team focused on nautical sports and entertainment to bring the latest sailing, powerboat racing and surfing sports as well as plenty of lifestyle programming to a worldwide audience. Viewers will have frontrow seats to top sailing events such as: America’s Cup World Series, Volvo Ocean Race, Kiel Sailing Week, Palma Vela, Les Voiles de St. Tropez and much more.
About Indigo Film and Television:
Formed in 1998, Indigo is an independently owned company with extensive experience, strong relationships and an established reputation. As a young proactive company with a wealth of knowledge and contacts, Indigo has developed a successful international distribution and co-production business of quality films, drama series, documentaries, entertainment series and children's programming.
Producers represented by Indigo benefit from genre-specific sales managers, able to map out the best routes for multi-territory deals which yield maximum possible return. It is knowledge of trends in the marketplace, diversity of client portfolio and multilingual sales personnel, along with a committed marketing department, that producers and buyers find at Indigo. Fast turnaround, smooth project management and international development expertise are integral to Indigo's current growth, and always will be. Indigo's ethos is to promote the producer's brand, by increasing their awareness and visibility to buyers and trade press worldwide, as well as creating opportunities in mobile, online and in-flight arenas.