Island of Lemurs: Madagascar

Film Synopsis and Trailers

This film highlights the tireless efforts of trailblazing scientist Dr. Patricia C. Wright and her life long mission to help these strange and adorable creatures survive in the modern world. Captured with IMAX 3D cameras, the film takes audiences on a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of Madagascar, where lemurs arrived millions of years ago as castaways. They’ve since evolved into hundreds of diverse species, but are now highly endangered.

Rating: BBFC Certificate: Universal 'U'

Running time: 40 minutes

Release date: 5th September 2014

Official website:

Island of Lemurs: Madagascar

Education resources

P4 - S4

Curriculum for Excellence links: Planet Earth | Biodiversity and Interdependence

Upcoming performances

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