Amazon 3D

Prepare yourself for a spectacular journey through the lush wilderness of the Amazon rainforest retracing the steps of famous explorer and naturalist Henry Bates.


SYNOPSIS OF THE FILM: Take part in one of science’s greatest detective stories and learn about Bates’ epic eleven-year voyage battling the elements and surviving life-threatening conditions all in pursuit of his childhood dream. Discover his efforts at cataloguing over 14,500 species including 8,000 that were previously unknown to the world of science, findings that he ultimately shared with none other than Charles Darwin, the very man who inspired this noble expedition.

Immerse yourself in the action as Bates encounters astonishing creatures and offers the world the very first scientific account of animal mimicry. Discover how appearances can be deceiving and marvel with your own eyes at the biodiversity of the Amazon rainforest thanks to the cutting-edge technology of IMAX with laser. Awaken your inner explorer and embark on this heart-racing adventure inside a breathtaking ecosystem simply bursting with life.



WINNER of the best 3D Documentary Motion Picture Lumiere Award at Hollywood's Advanced Imaging Society awards presentation in Los Angeles. 

WINNER of five GSCA awards including:

  • Best film
  • Best film Life Long Learning
  • Best cinematography
  • Best sound design
  • Best Original score