Antarctica: A Year on Ice
A 3D IMAX FIlm
Washington, D.C. Premiere The lush tropical islands of remote West Papua, where life flourishes above and below the sea, are the setting for this adventure, narrated by award-winning actress Cate Blanchett. 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. Directed by Greg MacGillivray. Produced by Shaun MacGillivray. Co-Executive Produced by Chris Palmer.
Introduced by Chris Palmer, Director, Center for Environmental Filmmaking, American University. Discussion with Helen Fox, Director, Marine Science, World Wildlife Fund, follows screening.
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