January 9 - February 19
Five amazing films. One amazing world.
Get a front-row seat to experience larger-than-life adventures—from atop the great sand dunes of Africa's Namib Desert to alongside the Hubble Space Telescope, hundreds of miles above the Earth's surface. Omnifest 2015 will bring five big films—both new and favorites—to the William L. McKnight-3M Omnitheater's giant screen.
Flight of the Butterflies
Meet a determined Canadian scientist and watch his life's work unfold as he recruits legions of citizen scientists to help him unravel one of science's great mysteries: finding the mysterious overwintering location of the monarchs. Discover Minnesota's heartwarming connection to this story of endurance.
The Living Sea
Narrated by Meryl Streep and featuring the music of Sting, The Living Sea celebrates the beauty and diversity of the Earth's oceans. Meet humpback whales, jellyfish, and other mysterious inhabitants of the ocean, and accompany the Coast Guard on an unforgettable rescue training mission.
D-Day: Normandy 1944
D-Day: Normandy 1944 brings the largest Allied operation of World War II to the Omnitheater's giant screen. Narrated by Tom Brokaw, the film pays tribute to an event that changed the world, and to those who gave their lives for our freedom.