Media Advisory/Photo Op: New IMAX® space epic A Beautiful Planet opens April 29 at Ontario Science Centre

TORONTO, April 18, 2016 /CNW/ - See Earth like never before! From IMAX® Entertainment, A Beautiful Planet, the latest space documentary from director Toni Myers and made in cooperation with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), will open at the Ontario Science Centre on April 29, 2016. The film features stunning footage of our magnificent blue planet – and the effects humanity has had on it over time – captured by the astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) and is narrated by Academy Award®-winner Jennifer Lawrence.


Media preview of A Beautiful Planet


Director Toni Myers

Dr. Maurice Bitran, CEO & Chief Science Officer, Ontario Science Centre

Special guests: Ontario Science Centre Science School students


Tuesday, April 26, 2016

9:15 a.m.


9:50 a.m.

Film in Shoppers Drug Mart OMNIMAX Theatre

10:45 a.m.

Question and answer period

11:00 a.m.

Interview and photo opportunities in TELUS Room


Ontario Science Centre

770 Don Mills Road, Toronto

(Please enter via main lobby doors.)


To or 416-696-3154

Social Media Links
Twitter: @OntScienceCtr | #BeautifulPlanetFilm
Instagram: @OntarioScienceCentre

SOURCE Ontario Science Centre

For further information: Media contacts: Anna Relyea, Director, Strategic Communications, 416-696-3273 | c: 416-668-1967,; Jefferson Darrell, Media Relations Officer, 416-696-3154,; Andrea Mus, Media Relations Officer, 416-696-3191,


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