Acclaimed Documentary Island Of Lemurs: Madagascar To Expand In IMAX® 3D Theatres Across North America on Friday, August 22

Acclaimed Documentary Island Of Lemurs: Madagascar To Expand In IMAX® 3D 
Theatres Across North America on Friday, August 22 
Acclaimed Documentary's Subject, Dr. Patricia C. Wright, Also Honored with 
Animal Conservationism's Most Prestigious Award, the Indianapolis Prize 
LOS ANGELES, June 18, 2014 /CNW/ - IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and 
Warner Bros. Pictures, a division of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX), today 
announced that the IMAX® 3D documentary adventure Island of Lemurs: 
Madagascar, narrated by Academy Award® winner Morgan Freeman (Million Dollar 
Baby), written and produced by Drew Fellman (Born to be Wild 3D) and directed 
by David Douglas (Born to be Wild 3D) will debut in IMAX 3D theatres across 
North America starting Aug. 22. 
Greg Foster, Senior Executive Vice President, IMAX Corp. and CEO of IMAX 
Entertainment, said, "Island of Lemurs: Madagascar brings IMAX 3D cameras to 
perhaps the most compelling region for wildlife on the planet, capturing this 
environment in the clearest, most vibrant way possible.  As proven with IMAX 
documentaries such as Born to Be Wild 3D, Morgan Freeman is the perfect guide 
to lead moviegoers through this one-of-a-kind experience." 
The film focuses on the groundbreaking wildlife conservation work of Dr. 
Patricia C. Wright, who recently received the prestigious Indianapolis Prize. 
This award recognizes high achievement in the area of animal conservation. 
One of today's most respected and prolific actors, Morgan Freeman won an 
Academy Award(®) for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in Clint 
Eastwood's Best Picture winner Million Dollar Baby.  Freeman has earned four 
additional Oscar(®) nominations, the latest for his portrayal of Nelson 
Mandela in Eastwood's Invictus.  He was previously Oscar(®)-nominated for his 
work in The Shawshank Redemption; Driving Miss Daisy, for which he won a 
Golden Globe; and Street Smart.  His myriad credits encompass more than 80 
films over five decades, only recently including Now You See Me, Oblivion, the 
Dark Knight trilogy, Dolphin Tale, and Red.  He has also lent his recognizable 
voice to such titles as War of the Worlds and the Oscar(®)-winning 
documentary March of the Penguins.  In 2012, he was the recipient of the 
HFPA's Cecil B. DeMille Award for his outstanding contributions to film. 
Island of Lemurs: Madagascar features trailblazing scientist Dr. Patricia C. 
Wright, an expert on lemurs and the wildlife of Madagascar.  Wright is also a 
Professor of Anthropology at Stony Brook University and Founder of Centre 
ValBio, a research campus in the rainforest of Madagascar. 
About Island of Lemurs: Madagascar  Academy Award® winner Morgan Freeman 
narrates Island of Lemurs: Madagascar, the incredible true story of nature's 
greatest explorers—lemurs. Captured with IMAX® 3D cameras, the film takes 
audiences on a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of 
Madagascar. Lemurs arrived in Madagascar as castaways millions of years ago 
and evolved into hundreds of diverse species but are now highly endangered. 
Join trailblazing scientist Dr. Patricia C. Wright on her lifelong mission to 
help these strange and adorable creatures survive in the modern world. 
Directed by David Douglas and written and produced by Drew Fellman, Island of 
Lemurs: Madagascar is a presentation of Warner Bros. Pictures and IMAX 
Entertainment. 
About IMAX Corporation IMAX, an innovator in entertainment technology, 
combines proprietary software, architecture and equipment to create 
experiences that take you beyond the edge of your seat to a world you've never 
imagined. Top filmmakers and studios are utilizing IMAX theatres to connect 
with audiences in extraordinary ways, and, as such, IMAX's network is among 
the most important and successful theatrical distribution platforms for major 
event films around the globe. 
IMAX is headquartered in New York, Toronto and Los Angeles, with offices in 
London, Tokyo, Shanghai and Beijing.  As of March 31, 2014, there were 840 
IMAX theatres (707 commercial multiplexes, 18 commercial destinations and 115 
institutions) in 57 countries. 
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Experience®, The IMAX Experience®, IMAX Is Believing® and IMAXnXos® are 
trademarks of IMAX Corporation. More information about the Company can be 
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management's assumptions and existing information and involve certain risks 
and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from 
future results expressed or implied by such forward looking statements. These 
risks and uncertainties are discussed in IMAX's most recent Annual Report on 
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    |Paulette Osorio                                                                                                    
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           |Teri Loxam                                                                                              
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|Ann Sommerlath                                                                                                      
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|Melissa Zukerman/Paul Pflug                                                                                         
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