Hosted by L.A. Parent, MacGillivray Freeman Films, and the California Science Center
Calling all future film critics! Kids and their families are invited to join L.A. Parent, MacGillivray Freeman Films, and the California Science Center as we dive into the mysterious world of one of nature’s most awe-inspiring marine mammals, the humpback whale.
Come see an exclusive free screening, one of many Los Angeles events, of the IMAX film Humpback Whales 3D on Saturday, June 27, 2015, at the California Science Center’s IMAX Theater. Interactive family whale activities begin at 9am. The screening starts at 10am, followed by a Q&A with the film’s Director Greg MacGillivray, moderated by NPR “Film Week” Critic, Claudia Puig.
To RSVP for the free screening, email your child’s name, age and number of guests (up to 3) to email@example.com. Please RSVP by Tuesday, June 23. Seating is limited. Reservations are first come, first served. *Parking is available in the guest lot at Figueroa and 39th / Exposition Park Drive at $10 per car.
After the screening, all Kid Critics (ages 5 to 15) are invited to submit a review of the film (150 words maximum). Please submit your child’s review to firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday, July 7, 2015, 12pm PDT. Ten (10) Kid Critic finalists will be chosen. The first place winner will get to interview the director, which will be published on LAParent.com and shared through social media, and receive a one year membership to the California Science Center, valued at $65. The remaining nine (9) finalists will win a special Humpback Whales Prize Package that includes a pair of IMAX tickets.
Look for details about the Kid Critics Challenge on the MacGillivray website and social media platforms.
For information about the movie visit www.humpbackwhalesfilm.com.
Humpback Whales will open at the California Science Center (www.californiasciencecenter.org) on July 3, 2015.
Kid Critics Contest Rules & Regulations
Your entry must be received no later than 12:00 PM (PDT), July 7, 2015. One (1) winner will get to interview the director of Humpback Whales to be published on LAParent.com and win a one year membership to the California Science Center valued at $65 which includes (4) Free IMAX tickets, (2) Free parking passes, (1) High-Wire Bicycle passes, Members-Only Events (sneak previews of IMAX movies, exhibit previews and more) Subscription to the Members Calendar, (1) personalized membership card, discount at Science Center restaurants, Discount on education programs, Discount on purchases at the ExploraStore, Free admission to more than 300 science centers nationwide. The (9) finalists will win a Humpback Whales prize package including a pair of IMAX tickets. Odds of winning are based on the number of entries received. Winners will be chosen from all eligible submissions and will be notified by email. If a winner cannot be reached within 48 hours or does not respond to notification, then a new winner will be chosen. You may request the name(s) of the winner(s) by contacting Lrick@macfreefilms.com. Prizes are not redeemable for cash. MacGillivray Freeman Films, L.A. Parent and California Science Center are not responsible for and do not warrant the safety or quality of the prize, and are not liable for any injury, damage or death related to the prize or its use.
Eligibility: You must be age 5-15 years old to enter via an adult 18 years +. Employees of MacGillivray Freeman Films, L.A. Parent and California Science Center and their immediate families may not enter. All applicable laws apply and this contest is void where prohibited. By participating in this promotion, you become an LAParent.com site member. LAParent.com intends to send regular email updates and occasional promotional offers that may be of interest to you. You may opt-out of these mailings at any time upon receipt.