GSCA Announces the 2009 Achievement Award Winners

September 24, 2009 – 1:35 pm

Via Giant Screen Cinema Association:

The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) presented its 2009 Achievement Awards this week at its awards gala held during the GSCA International Conference and Trade Show in Indianapolis, Indiana. Film awards were announced and presented at the gala. The marketing award winners, which were announced in July, received their awards at the gala as well. In addition to the GSCA awards, IMAX Corporation presented the Maximum Image awards for Best Booth and Hall of Fame film. The following are this year’s award winners:

Best Film Produced Exclusively for the Giant Screen
Van Gogh: Brush with Genius

Best Film Produced Non-exclusively for the Giant Screen
The Dark Knight: The IMAX Experience

Best Film for Learning
Van Gogh: Brush with Genius

Best Cinematography
Under the Sea 3D

Best Sound Design
Journey to Mecca: in the Footsteps of Ibn Battuta

Best Original Score
Van Gogh: Brush with Genius

Best Film Launch by a Theater
Krungsri IMAX Theatre in Bangkok, Thailand, for their film launch of Wild Ocean

Best Marketing Campaign by a Distributor
IMAX Corporation for Under the Sea 3D

Best Theater Launch
Science North, in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, for the re-launch of their theater.

The Big Idea Award
Montreal Science Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, for their unique ideas promoting U2 3D

IMAX Corporation: Maximum Image Award:

IMAX Corporation: Best IMAX Booth Award
Chrysler IMAX Dome Theater, Detroit Science Center, Detroit, MI
Regal IMAX Tehatre, Regal Mall of Georgia 20, Buford, Georgia

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