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IMAX Descriptions

Rocky Mountain Express - 45 min

Retracing the original route aboard the majestic steam engine 2816, the audience is transported back to the age of steam to re-live this alpine nation-building odyssey. The film weaves together spectacular IMAX aerial cinematography, breathtaking vistas of the west, archival photographs and maps and the potent energy and rhythms of a live steam locomotive to immerse audiences in a an era of remarkable ingenuity and struggle and a region of stunning natural beauty.

 

Grand Canyon: Hidden Secrets - 42 min

This film combines exhilarating river-rafting action on America’s most iconic river, family fun and the grandeur of the Grand Canyon to tell an engaging story of how ordinary people can make a difference for our parched planet - one that is running out of clean, fresh water so fast that the U.N. estimates that 40% of the world could face life-threatening shortages by the year 2050!


Lewis and Clark: Great Journey West - 40 min

Two hundred years after the launch of their amazing expedition, this giant screen film authentically recreates the incredible journey of American explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark. With the help of breathtaking images and the meticulous research done for the film, students will be able to experience first-hand the adventure, danger and beauty of the uncharted West as it unfolded before the eyes of Lewis & Clark.

Additional educational resources can be found at Destination Cinema’s website.
   

Hidden Universe – 45 min

This documentary takes audiences on an extraordinary journey deep into space in the cinematic medium that transports them like no other. Narrated by Miranda Richardson

 

Kenya: Animal Kingdom – 43 min

Embark on an epic journey to the most spectacular wildlife sanctuary on Earth. Discover Kenya’s famous fauna in their natural habitat. 


Great White Shark - 46 min

Explore the great white’s place in our imaginations, in our fears and in our reality of its role at the top of the oceanic food chain. Appropriate for all ages, this film is returning by popular demand.


Titans of the Ice Age - 48 min

The beautiful and otherworldly frozen landscapes of North America, Europe and Asia ten thousand years before modern civilization.  Narrated by Christopher Plummer.


Island of Lemurs: Madagascar - 45 min

Academy Award winner Morgan Freeman narrates an incredible true story of nature’s greatest explorers. (Late addition to our schedule, May arrive before the end of the school year)