Traditional IMAX films currently available for group shows at NCG Trillium Cinemas
“Galapagos IMAX 3D” is a documentary that takes viewers on a ground-breaking journey with a young marine biologist beyond the world that Darwin visited 160 years ago to witness the biodiversity and the process of evolution surrounding the isolated Galapagos islands. IMAX 3D technology send viewers plunging 3,000 feet underwater into underground lava tubes, soaring over the peaks of 5,000-foot volcanoes and brings them face-to-face with an abundance of marine life, including marine iguanas and the world’s largest shark, the whale shark.
"Deep Sea IMAX 3D" is an award winning documentary that provides viewers an extraordinary opportunity to experience Sea Life in a whole new way. The underwater adventure, narrated by Johnny Depp and Kate Winslet, transports audiences below the ocean surface to swim with some of the planets most unique, dangerous and colorful creatures ever seen on an IMAX screen. From the brightly-colored bizarre Rainbow Nudibranch to the giant rainbow Pacific Octopus, the ocean is teeming with inhabitants that depend on one another for survival. Moviegoers will discover these creatures, some of the strangest and most exotic on the planet and understand this inspiring underworld.
“Born to be Wild IMAX 3D” is a documentary inspired by the love, dedication, and remarkable bond between animals and humans. The film documents orphaned orangutans and elephants and the extraordinary people who rescue and raise them – saving endangered species one at a time. “Born to be Wild 3D” is a heartwarming adventure transporting moviegoers into the lush rainforests of Borneo and across the rugged Kenyan savannah as dedicated teams rescue, rehabilitate and return these incredible animals back to the wild.
“Hubble IMAX 3D” narrated by Leonardo DeCaprio recounts the amazing journey of the Hubble Space Telescope, the most important scientific instrument built since Galileo’s original telescope and was the greatest success in space since the Moon Landing. Audiences accompany space walking astronauts on the final scheduled servicing mission to the twenty year old telescope as they attempted the most difficult tasks ever undertaken in NASA’s history.
“Under the Sea IMAX 3D” narrated by Jim Carrey transports movie goers to some of the most exotic and isolated undersea locations on Earth. The destinations include Southern Australia, New Guinea and others in the Indo-Pacific region, allowing viewers to experience face-to-face encounters with some of the most mysterious and stunning creatures of the sea. It offers a uniquely inspirational and entertaining way to explore the impact that global climate change has had on ocean wilderness.
“Space Station IMAX 3D” is astonishingly beautiful, technically dazzling and is the first ever IMAX 3D space film. The audience is blasted off into space at 17,500 mph to rendezvous with the International Space Station, 220 miles above Earth. Narrated by Tom Cruise, this is the story of the unique partnership of 16 nations building a laboratory in outer space for the study of the effects of long duration to zero gravity, etc. The documentary gives audiences an opportunity to experience what life is like in zero gravity aboard the International Space Station and it chronicles challenges, setbacks and triumphs of men and women whose dreams exceed limits on earth.
“Journey to the South Pacific IMAX 3D” narrated by Cate Blanchett, will take moviegoers on a breathtaking IMAX 3D adventure to the lush tropical islands of remote West Papua, where life flourishes above and blow the sea. Join Jawi, a young island boy, as he takes us on a journey of discovery to this magical place where we encounter whale sharks, sea turtles, manta rays, and other iconic creatures of the sea. Home to more than 2,000 species of sea life, this exotic locale features the most diverse marine ecosystem on earth. An uplifting story of hope and celebration, Journey to the South Pacific highlights the importance of living in balance with the ocean planet we all call home.
Each movie is approximately 45 minutes long and IMAX has created some wonderful educator resource materials that are available for free download by visiting http://ncgmovies.com/educator-materials/.