Great Bear Rainforest: Land of the Spirit Bear

  • OMNIMAX® Theatre
  • All Ages
  • 50 Minutes

Journey to a land of grizzlies, coastal wolves, sea otters and the rare, all-white spirit bear.

Hidden from the outside world, the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia is the largest temperate coastal rainforest in the world. Here, you will find the all-white Spirit Bear—one of the rarest animals on Earth. A member of the black bear family, Spirit Bears possess a rare genetic trait that makes their fur white. Explore the Spirit Bear’s secret world as you learn how the region’s Indigenous people have protected the forest for millennia, and see how the next generation of Indigenous youth are continuing to protect the natural balance of this ancient rainforest.

Narrated by Ryan Reynolds, Great Bear Rainforest is a Spirit Bear Entertainment film presented by Seaspan. It is distributed by MacGillivray Freeman Films.

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See it this week

  • 12:30 PM Monday, June 05
  • 12:30 PM Tuesday, June 06
  • 12:30 PM Wednesday, June 07
  • 12:30 PM Thursday, June 08
  • 12:30 PM Friday, June 09
  • 12:30 PM Saturday, June 10
  • 12:30 PM Sunday, June 11
  • 12:30 PM Monday, June 12

Wheelchairs and strollers: All levels are accessible by elevator. A limited number of wheelchair seats are available in the theatre. Wheelchairs are available to borrow at the Level 2 Ticket Desk.

Captioning is available, as well as a limited quantity of assistive listening devices from the Level 2 Ticket Desk.

Sensory: IMAX films may have bright lights and loud noises. 

  • Everything
  • Natural Environment
  • Needs and Characteristics of Living Things (1)
  • Growth and Changes in Animals (2)
  • Habitats and Communities (4)
  • Biodiversity (6)
  • Interactions in the Environment (7)
  • Sustainable Ecosystems (9)
  • Diversity of Living Things (Biology 11)
  • Population Dynamics (Biology 12)
A white bear cub on a log. A wolf standing near a river. A pod of orcas swimming in the ocean.