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Film Library

The IMAX movies in our  Film Library  are designed to educate and enlighten as much as they are to entertain. Our movies offer educators a powerful teaching tool that is easily integrated into existing curriculum, and focus on a broad range of learning areas.  

On school days we will play your choice of movie from our school's Film Library, on the hour between 10am and 3pm. First in best dressed applies, so make your booking now!

Please feel free to contact us on 03 8341 7767 if you have any questions about our films, or would like to make a booking. 

Film type

America Wild 3D

America Wild 3D

America Wild 3D

America Wild 3D

Immersive IMAX® 3D cinematography takes viewers soaring over red rock canyons, hurtling up craggy mountain peaks and into other-worldly realms found within America’s most legendary outdoor playgrounds, including Yellowstone, Glacier National Park, Yosemite, the Everglades and Arches.

Dinosaurs: Prehistoric Planet 3D

Dinosaurs: Prehistoric Planet 3D

Dinosaurs: Prehistoric Planet 3D

Dinosaurs: Prehistoric Planet 3D

Take your students on a thrilling ride, as we spin back in time to an extraordinary prehistoric world. Journey through the seasons, and experience a year in the life of dinosaurs fighting, feeding, migrating, playing and hunting.

Teacher Information: 

This film links closely to the Dinosaur Walk, 600 Million Years and Victoria Evolves exhibitions at Melbourne Museum. To find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Science, Thinking Process, Interpersonal Development, Science Understanding (Biological and Earth Science) VCE Biology

Egypt: Secrets Of The Mummies

Egypt: Secrets Of The Mummies

Egypt: Secrets Of The Mummies

Egypt: Secrets Of The Mummies

Unwrap the secrets of the pharaohs and experience the intriguing world of Ancient Egypt's mummies and monuments. See how modern day science enables us to not only understand this history, but provide valuable clues to our future as well.

Teacher Information: 

Egypt: Secrets of the Mummies is a great compliment to those students learning about Ancient Egypt in years 7 and 8. To find out more about this film and Melbourne Museum related exhibitions visit here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package. 

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Humanities and Social Science, History and Ancient Civilisations 

 

Flight of the Butterflies 3D

Flight of the Butterflies 3D

Flight of the Butterflies 3D

Flight of the Butterflies 3D

Half a billion butterflies on the Giant Screen... take your students on an extraordinary journey, one that spans not only miles but generations, across a continent and to a magical destination. Unlock the secrets of the greatest migration on earth in an awe inspiring tale of dedication and discovery; the flight of the monarch butterflies.

Teacher Information: 

This film closely links to the Bugs Alive exhibition at Melbourne Museum.  To find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Science, Life Cycles, Insects, Bugs and Science Understanding (Biological) 

 

Forces of Nature

Forces of Nature

Forces of Nature

Forces of Nature

The ground moves, mountains explode, the sky turns black and violent. The natural forces that helped create life on our green planet can also destroy it.  Forces of Nature is the perfect accompaniment for students studying Science or Geography, why not see it on the giant IMAX screen. 

Teacher Information:

This film links closely to the Dynamic Earth exhibition at Melbourne Museum to find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Science, Natural Disasters, Earth and Geography

 

Hidden Universe 3D

Hidden Universe 3D

Hidden Universe 3D

Hidden Universe 3D

Hidden Universe will take your students on a breathtaking tour of deep space; exploring spectacular galaxies and journeying further than we've ever been before to learn secrets and gain insight about how the universe was formed.

Teacher Information: 

This film links closely to the Dynamic Earth exhibition at Melbourne Museum. To find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Science, Science Understanding (Earth and Space Science) Space and Solar Syste

 

Journey to Space 3D

Journey to Space 3D

Journey to Space 3D

Journey to Space 3D

A celebration of space exploration, Journey to Space 3D is a tribute to international cooperation in space research and a vision toward our near-term future beyond Earth’s orbit – a manned mission to Mars within a generation.

Teacher Information: 

This film links closely to the Dynamic Earth exhibition at Melbourne Museum. To find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Science, Science Understanding (Earth Science) and Science as a Human Endeavour  

 

Pandas 3D: The Journey Home

Pandas 3D: The Journey Home

Pandas 3D: The Journey Home

Pandas 3D: The Journey Home

Join us on a real life adventure to see the world’s most loveable animal as never before!  Lose your hearts to these gentle giants as you witness their birth, nursery care, and release into the wild, and follow the extraordinary efforts to save them from extinction through China’s breeding programs.

Teacher Information: 

This film links closely to the Wild exhibition at Melbourne Museum. To find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Humanities, Social Science, Geography, Science Understanding (Biological Science, Science as a Human Endeavour) and Sustainability

 

Space Station 3D

Space Station 3D

Space Station 3D

Space Station 3D

Take your students on the ultimate excursion... to the International Space Station. View earth from a different perspective, and join astronauts and cosmonauts as they travel through space and spend time living on the ISS.

Teacher Information: 

This film links closely to the Dynamic Earth exhibition at Melbourne Museum. To find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Science, Space Travel, Science Understanding (Earth and Space science) Science as a human endeavour

The Last Reef 3D

The Last Reef 3D

The Last Reef 3D

The Last Reef 3D

Let IMAX take you and your students on a marine adventure around the world! Dive into the depths and be transported to exotic marine locations to experience underwater creatures, habitats and environments more diverse, complex and colourful than you could ever imagine!

Teacher Information: 

This film links closely to the Marine Life exhibition at Melbourne Museum. To find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Science, Marine Biology, Biology, Science Understanding (Biological Science); Sustainability; Geography

Tiny Giants 3D

Tiny Giants 3D

Tiny Giants 3D

Tiny Giants 3D

An adventure of giant proportions! Using the incredibly immersive power of specialist 3D cameras, audiences are transported in a very intimate way into another world to experience the the astonishing lives of the smallest of animals and the titanic battles they face to survive.

Teacher Information: 

This film links closely to the Bugs Alive exhibition at Melbourne Museum. To find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Humanities, Social Science, Geography, Science Understanding (Biological Science) Sustainability and Geography

 

Titans of the Ice Age 3D

Titans of the Ice Age 3D

Titans of the Ice Age 3D

Titans of the Ice Age 3D

Be transported to the beautiful and otherworldy frozen landscapes ten thousand years before modern civilization and come face to face with saber-toothed cats, cave bears, dire wolves and woolly mammoths - giants both feared and hunted by prehistoric humans. 

Teacher Information: 

This film links closely to the Dinosaur Walk; 600 million years and Victoria Evolves exhibitions at Melbourne Museum. To find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Humanities, Social Science, Science Understanding (Biological Science & Earth) Science as Human Endeavour, Sustainability and Geography

 

Tornado Alley 3D

Tornado Alley 3D

Tornado Alley 3D

Tornado Alley 3D

Join us on a thrilling journey in to the heart of the storm for a heart-pounding scientific adventure to understand the origins and evolution of tornadoes, all in stunning IMAX 3D!

Teacher Information:

This film links closely to the Dynamic Earth exhibition at Melbourne Museum to find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Science, Natural Disasters, Earth and Geography

Under the Sea 3D

Under the Sea 3D

Under the Sea 3D

Under the Sea 3D

Take your class on a marine adventure around the world! Dive into the depths and be transported to exotic marine locations (including our own Great Barrier Reef and Southern Australia!) to experience underwater creatures, habitats and environments more diverse, complex and colorful than you could ever imagine.

Teacher Information: 

This film links closely to the Marine Life exhibition at Melbourne Museum. To find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Science, Marine Biology, Biology, Science Understanding (Biological Science); Sustainability; Geography

 

Unseen World 3D

Unseen World 3D

Unseen World 3D

Unseen World 3D

Human eyes only see a fraction of what there is to see.. let your students see everything else in Unseen World 3D! Using science and modern technology we are able to take a much closer look at things that are too fast, too slow, too small or invisible to the naked eye.

Teacher Information: 

This film links closely to the Human Body, The Mind and Bugs Alive exhibitions at Melbourne Museum. To find out more click here or call 03 8341 7767 to book your joint package.

Victorian Curriculum Links: 

Science, Marine Biology, Biology, Science Understanding (Biological Science); Sustainability; Geography