National Geographic’s DEEPSEA CHALLENGE 3D. A documentary feature film about the historic expedition which took world renowned film director James Cameron (the creator of Titanic, Avatar, The Abyss) on the first-ever solo dive to the deepest place on the planet; Mariana Trench – in the submersible DEEPSEA CHALLENGER that was built in Sydney, Australia is hitting cinemas August 21 and James Cameron himself will be attending a Q&A Screening in Sydney. Check out the press release below.
We are delighted to confirm James Cameron (expedition leader, submersible pilot & co-designer and executive producer of DEEPSEA CHALLENGE 3D) will be in Sydney to support the release of the film on the 8th and 9th August accompanied by members of the remarkable Australian science, engineering and filmmaking team; Ray Quint (co-director), Ron Allum (submersible co-designer) and John Garvin (co-writer/diving officer).
As a boy, James Cameron dreamed of a journey to the deepest part of the ocean. DEEPSEA CHALLENGE 3D offers a rare glimpse into this realisation and the dedication and passion he shared with the mission’s international team against all odds to take on the seemingly impossible task— designing a sub that could withstand the crushing pressure almost 36,000 feet down pushing against the absolute limits of material science to better understand the secrets of the oceans deep and accomplishing this first-ever scientific exploration.
James Cameron will be a part of an exclusive public Q and A at Event Cinemas George Street, Sydney on Friday 8th August. To secure your tickets to this preview of DEEPSEA CHALLENGE 3D on the ultimate VMAX screen go to:
In addition, on Saturday 9th August at 1.00pm, there will be a Telstra Thanks Google Hangout where general public can remotely access a conversation with James Cameron. The details of how to join and win the opportunity to ask James Cameron a question will be available from 15th July at: telstra.com/movies
DEEPSEA CHALLENGE 3D will open in Australia on August 21 on more than 50 screens nationally, including all capital cities and major regional centres, exclusive to Event/Greater Union/Village /BCC cinemas and feature state-of-the art 3D for which James Cameron is a renowned pioneer.
Tickets on sale NOW at http://www.eventcinemas.com.au/movie/3D-The-Deep-Sea-Challenge
We will have more information on the film very soon but for now check out the trailer below.