greatwhiteshark

Great White Shark 3D

Misrepresented, maligned and misunderstood, the Great White Shark is an iconic predator: the creature we love to fear… Great White Shark 3D explores the Great White’s place in our imaginations, in our fears, and in the reality of its role at the top of the oceanic food chain.

Shot on location in South Africa, New Zealand, Mexico and California, the film looks to find the truth behind the mythic creature forever stigmatized by its portrayal in the world’s first blockbuster movie, JAWS.

Great whites pre-date the dinosaurs in evolutionary history, and have evolved to regulate their body temperature and give birth to live pups, much like mammals: yet we fail to look on them with the warmth we might afford land based carnivores such as lions, tigers and bears.

Great White Shark 3D aims to reveal the strength and beauty of these animals by looking through the eyes of those who have been touched by their shark encounters: Mike Rutzen, South African shark operator, who swims with Great Whites in the aptly named Shark Alley,  Dr. Chris Lowe who has been tagging juvenile white sharks off the coast of Los Angeles, revealing more and more of their secret life, and two record breaking free-divers, Frederic Buyle and William Winram, who tag Great Whites by simply holding their breath and free diving with the sharks.

Great White Shark  concludes the oceanic trilogy begun by Wild Ocean and The Last Reef, and brings natures greatest predator to Giant Screen 3D as never before…

Rating: PG (some scenes may be scary for younger children)

Run Time: 40 minutes

Please note the Kramer IMAX Theatre, Saskatchewan Science Centre, and Atom + Geek Science Shop will be closed for cleaning and renovations from September 11th through September 28th.

Showtimes are updated every Friday for the following week and are subject to change without notice.
Call us at 306.791.7941 to inquire about future showtimes, or to purchase your tickets in advance.