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IMAX Film Brief: CyberWorld Opens Today

The CyberWorld 3D show opens today to the public at the Boeing IMAX theatre at the Pacific Science Center. Their are daily showings scheduled through December 31, 2000.

Produced by Steve Hoban and Hugh Murray, the film showcases amazing technology that brings animated characters to life and makes them leap off the screen. The film's main character is Phig, a synthetic hostess who takes you on a tour of CyberWorld 3D.

Things begin to get real interesting when Phig runs into three cyber critters who are interested in having more than just a byte of code for lunch.

The film even has a Seattle area connection. It's score was composed by Mercer Island's two-time Emmy Award-winning Composer Hummie Mann.