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Mountain biking spectacle in UHD HDR

Insight TV, a producer and broadcaster of adventure travel and extreme sports genres in 4K UHD HDR, has launched Secrets of Darkfest, a behind-the-scenes movie that delves into the trials and tribulations of creating the mountain bike (MTB) event, Pure Darkness: Darkfest, co-produced with Monster Energy. Secrets of Darkfest premiered on 2nd September on Insight TV and Insight.TV.

The 60-minute movie features stunts and sees riders battling the elements on tall ramps including the 70-foot-tall roll in, on the southern tip of the African continent at Garden Route Trail Park in Knysna, South Africa. According to the producers, the movie gives mountain bike and extreme sports fans the opportunity to experience the highs and lows that come with building a unique MTB course over three weeks.

“We’re really excited to showcase this film, which is based on a sport that has a huge following around the world. To be able to work with Monster Energy is a thrill for us and allows us to really push the boundaries of our unique programming,” stated Arun Maljaars, Global Content Strategy Manager.

Insight TV is broadcast via its 4K UHD SVOD platform (Insight.TV) to subscribers globally or via iOS and Android devices using the Insight TV App.