Secrets of the Sea is a giant screen film featuring the ocean’s strangest and most spectacular creatures. In the ocean, each species is dependent upon many others for survival. Captured in locations all over the world, the film demonstrates the critical importance of marine biodiversity by illustrating the astonishing ways different marine species interact with each other and their environment. From award-winning underwater filmmakers Howard and Michele Hall (Into The Deep, Deep Sea 3D, Under the Sea 3D) and Jonathan Bird (Ancient Caves) comes an exciting new giant screen film, shot entirely “dome-friendly,” and featuring incredible underwater cinematography from around the world, a strong environmental message and powerful score from renowned giant screen film composer Alan Williams. Secrets of the Sea is sure to thrill audiences in both Dome and 3D formats.

Length: 40:00

Film Details

  • Year Released: 2022
  • Date Released:

    June 8, 2022

  • Alternate Titles:
  • Status: In Distribution
  • 3D: Yes
  • Run Time: 31-50
  • Formats: DCI-compliant Digital, DCI-compliant Laser, IMAX Digital, IMAX Laser, D3D/Christie Cinedome, ESX Dome
  • Distributor:

    MacGillivray Freeman Films

  • Produced By:

    Howard Hall Productions, Oceanic Research Group

  • Executive Producer: Christine Bird, Shaun MacGillivray
  • Producer: Michele Hall, Christine Bird
  • Director:  Howard Hall, Jonathan Bird
  • Associate Producer: 
  • Writer:  Howard Hall, Jonathan Bird
  • Cinematography: Howard Hall, Jonathan Bird, Zach Peterson
  • Sound Editor: 

    Jacques Oiseau

  • Visual Effects: Noah Ramirez
  • Music/Score:  Alan Williams
  • Editor: Jonathan Bird, Howard Hall, Zach Peterson
  • Narrator:
  • Other Credits:
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  • Animals
  • Climate Change
  • Ecology
  • Nature
  • Oceanography



  • Best Film-Short Subject, GSCA Achievement Awards, 2023
  • Best Marketing Campaign by a Distributor, GSCA Achievement Awards, 2023

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