• © SimEx-Iwerks and BBC

  • © SimEx-Iwerks and BBC

  • © SimEx-Iwerks and BBC


4-D Film

The Congo 4-D: Life in the Rainforest

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In the brooding jungles of the Congo, it is a battle for space and survival as danger lurks in every shadow. From honey-wielding chimpanzees to ninja-like tree frogs, The Congo 4-D: Life in the Rainforest explores the mesmerizing creatures that inhabit this amazingly diverse continent. Experience the intense storms and close, competitive quarters of the very heart of Africa's tropical rainforests.

Sensational 3-D and special effects enhance the drama of these environmental hurdles and illuminate the beauty of this undiscovered landscape.

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Approximately 15 minutes


4-D Theater, Blue Wing. Find on map


Recommended for: Grades 1 – 12 and adults

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