This film tells the epic, true story of explorer Henry Bates’ fascinating 11 year journey through the visually stunning and bio-diverse Amazon rainforest. As a young man, Bates risks his life for science in the 1850’s.
Identifying 8,000 species new to science and most importantly putting forth the first ever case for speciation, the means by which a new species is created. Charles Darwin called this the "beautiful proof" needed for his theory of natural selection.
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"A large-screen triumph... just terrific... breathtaking IMAX® visuals... but with an equally memorable story of discovery. Parents and teachers rejoice." Read the article.
"Visually stunning…. Breathtaking detail. Compelling plot…the images inspire wonder."
"Visual majesty"… A compelling narrative."
"Compelling storyline… that thrusts viewers into the rainforest."
"A thoroughly entertaining tale.. that literally flies by."