GSCA Theater Members: Re-openings
Updated August 11, 2021, 3:30 pm ET
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GSCA Theater Member Organizations
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Engaging Audiences with Innovative Virtual Programming Webinar Recording
GSCA hosted a webinar featuring a number of virtual programming offerings that giant screen distributors are making available to institutional giant screen theaters. You will find the recording on the webinars page of the GSCA website.
Virtual Programming Offered by GSCA Members
A number of producers and distributors are offering virtual field trips, streaming of
giant screen films, and downloads of the accompanying educator materials
to help theaters keep audiences and school groups engaged during the temporary closures. If you know of any programs missing from this list, please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
BIG & Digital
BIG and Digital offers virtual field trips through its Cinema Learning Challenge initiative. Click here for information about the program.
The full Cosmic Picture film library
is available for virtual field trip experiences. Contact Antonietta Monteleone
for further information.
Engage your audience with ZOOM video conferencing and the new virtual
outreach version of the Global Soundscapes Show. Now available for a
free six-month license. Contact Brad Lisle here.
Giant Screen Films/D3D Cinema
Giant Screen Films and D3D Cinema are offering Museum Stream Kit and the Dinosaurs of Antarctica Remote Explorers Program.
K2 Communications is offering educational virtual programming for the films Secrets of the Universe and Sea Lions: Life by a Whisker. Please contact Ed Capelle or Mark Kresser for further information about the programs.
MacGillivray Freeman Films
MacGillivray Freeman Films has curated a series of fan-favorite films and educational activities into Virtual Field Trip packages that include hands-on activities, supplemental videos, discussion questions, and more. Films available for virtual field trips include Dream Big, Humpback Whales, National Parks Adventure, America's Musical Journey, Life in Space, and Dolphins. Click here for further information
nWave Pictures Distribution
Entertain your visitors and school groups with nWave Online, the new go-to platform for educational content. Choose from nWave’s versatile library of informative documentaries, beloved animated films and attractions while digging deeper with its educational guides. Explore nWave Online at www.nwaveonline.com and contact Janine S Baker or Jorn Van Helden for more information on licensing content for your in classroom school groups.
Oceanic Research Group
If you are looking for marine science education with educator guides, check out Jonathan Bird’s Blue World show. In addition to full webisodes, there are educator guides, lesson plans, ocean literacy principles, and more: http://www.blueworldtv.com
Sinking Ship Entertainment
Dino Dana Discover @ Home takes audiences on a visual and audio trip to enjoy the world of dinosaurs from the comfort of their own homes. Click here for more information
Download SK Films' free "Explore at Home" kit. Filled with science-based activities, entertaining and informative videos and full episodes of The Water Brothers there’s something for kids of any age. Access materials here.