Born To Be Wild 3D

Film Synopsis and Trailers

Born to be Wild 3D is an inspired story of love, dedication and the remarkable bond between humans and animals. This film documents orphaned orangutans and elephants and the extraordinary people who rescue and raise them—saving endangered species one life at a time.

Stunningly captured in IMAX 3D, Born to be Wild 3D is a heartwarming adventure transporting moviegoers into the lush rainforests of Borneo with world-renowned primatologist Dr. Birute Galdikas, and across the rugged Kenyan savannah with celebrated elephant authority Dame Daphne Sheldrick, as they and their team rescue, rehabilitate and return these incredible animals back to the wild.

Narrated by Academy-Award® winner Morgan Freeman, Born to be Wild 3D is directed by David Lickley and written and produced by Drew Fellman.

Rating: BBFC Certificate: Universal 'U'

Running time: 40 minutes

Release date: 18th September 2011

Official website:

Born To Be Wild 3D

Education resources

P4 - S4

Curriculum for Excellence Links: Planet Earth | Biodiversity and Interdependence | Planning for Choices and Changes

The following education resources to accompany the film are produced by the film-makers and distributors. As such, they may require some adaptation by teachers to fit the Scottish Curriculum for Excellence.

icon IMAX - Teacher Guide - Born To Be Wild 3D (2.48 MB)

Upcoming performances

For IMAX performance times, please check our What's On guide where you can search by film title (e.g.'Born To Be Wild' etc) or date of your visit.


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