The Discoverers IMAX - The Discoverers (1993)
Genre Drama; Short
Studio Image Ent.
Movie Release Date 1993
Country USA
Language English
Audience Rating NR
Running Time 1 hr 12 mins
Format DVD
Color Color
IMDb Rating 7.0
Jack Gwillim Professor
Director Steve Judson
Director Greg Mac Gillivray
Writer Jon Boorstin
Producer Greg MacGillivray
Writer Daniel J. Boorstin
Feel The Courage, Live The Adventure

From the earliest voyages that mapped the Earth to today's launches into space, The Discoverers reverberates with the passion of explore our universe. Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning book by Dr. Daniel J. Boorstin, The Discoverers examines our desire to expand the boundaries of knowledge. The stories presented in this film span space and time, taking us around the world to participate in the act of discovery. Stand alongside Sir Isaac Newton in his British lab; then travel to the present to observe dr. Louis Herman working with his very cerebral dolphins in Hawaii.

Ever wonder how did they do that? The Making of The Discoverers puts you behind the camera and provides further insights into the world of science and discovery. Learn more about the research and effort that went into recreating the inspiring historical events presented in The Discoverers. Shot using high definition television cameras, The Making of The Discoverers is a fascinating retrospective on a movie that made history.

The Discoverers was originally filmed using IMAX cameras and continues to exhibit in IMAX theaters around the world. This DVD version of the film has been produced in a manner that meets or surpasses anything available in the DVD format today.
"Making Of" Documentary Shot in High-Definition Video
Bonus Activity: "Do-It-Yourself Science" -- Experiments To Try At Home
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Edition Details
Edition IMAX
Barcode 014381912128
Region 1
Chapters 8
Release Date 11-Jul-00
Packaging Snap Case
Screen Ratio Standard 1.33:1 Color
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: Dolby Digital 5.1
FRENCH: Dolby Digital 5.1
SPANISH: Dolby Digital 5.1
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1