29 Apr '16, 6pm

Review: A Beautiful Planet Takes Full Advantage of IMAX’s Switch to Digital: Replacing

Review: A Beautiful Planet Takes Full Advantage of IMAX’s Switch to Digital: Replacing

“There’s no way you can match what you see with your own eyes—but this is close,” says Barry “Butch” Wilmore. As part of the crew of the International Space Station, Wilmore was one of the astronauts-turned-cinematographers who captured footage for the latest IMAX documentary, A Beautiful Planet, which opens today, 29 April. A Beautiful Planet takes full advantage of the vantage point of the ISS and its multi-windowed viewing cupola . The mesmerizing glowing veils of the aurorae, the night-time splatter of cities across the continents, and swirling storm systems fill the giant IMAX screen in 3-D, leaving a lasting impression of wonder. The movie also includes many scenes of life on board the ISS, giving some of the best views to date about what a working day is really like in a cluttered collection of floating boxes. The moviemakers’ goal in juxtaposing the interior shots ...

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