National Geographic Channel Commissions Film on Yeti Myth


CANNES: National Geographic Channel has commissioned the hour-long Hunt for the Abominable Snowman from Atlantic Productions.

The film debuts today at 9 p.m. on National Geographic’s Expedition Week, which runs until April 9. The hour-long feature follows adventurer Gerry Moffatt as he investigates the truth behind one of the most famous monster myths. Moffatt travels to meet eyewitnesses and uncover never-before-seen evidence about the existence of the creature.

Anthony Geffen, the CEO and executive producer at Atlantic Productions said: “This film is indicative of Atlantic being at the vanguard of high-quality science-based factual programming, which is both engaging and informative for international audiences. We are delighted to be producing another key special for National Geographic and that the film will premiere as part of their Expedition Week.”