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Mystery of the Maya

bigImage Told through a modern-day archaeologist and a young Mayan descendant who explore ruins and legends to unlock the secrets of the past, the film takes the audience through a breathtaking trip on Mayan culture and history. Audiences will feel as if they are actually there when they witness archaeologist Alberto Ruz's 1952 discovery of a secret burial tomb deep inside Palenque's Temple of the Inscriptions.

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Co-produced by the National Film Board of Canada, Imcine and the Canadian Museum of Civilization. Producer: Barrie Howells. Directors: Barrie Howells and Roberto Rochin. Distributed by Big Films Inc.


Outside Reviews:

"Mystery of the Maya" By Doug Pratt,

"IMAX-eye view of Maya leaves the civilization a mystery" By Joe Eaton, The Rice Thresher

"Mystery of the Maya: IMAX" By David Mariez,

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