NORWALK, Conn. -- The IMAX movie "Humpback Whales" won the Best Film of the Year award at the Giant Screen Cinema Association Achievement Awards.
The awards ceremony honors films specifically made for giant-screens, such as the one at the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk.
"Humpback Whales" also won GSCA awards for Best Cinematography and Best Film for Lifelong Learning. The film is narrated by Ewan McGregor.
Catch the film at Maritime Aquarium's six story IMAX theater at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily. Tickets are $9.50 for adults, $8.50 for seniors and youths from 13-17 and $7 for children ages 3-12. Admission is free for kids 2 and younger. Members receive $2 discounts. A discounted museum admission and movie combination ticket also is available.
Area teachers may preview the film for free in advance of their students at any regular show. Advance registration is required by calling (203) 852-0700 ext. 2206.
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.maritimeaquarium.org .
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