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Toronto, May 24 (Canadian-Media): The 19th annual Doors Open Toronto presented by Great Gulf would kick off on Friday, May 25 with a free film screening of Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience, at Cinesphere, Ontario Place, 955 Lake Shore Blvd. W. at 7:30 pm, followed by panel discussion at 8:30 pm, media reports said.
The panel discussion would feature the evolution of IMAX, its history and its global impact.
Also featuring in the panel discussion would be Canadian filmmaker and IMAX co-inventor Graeme Ferguson, senior IMAX executives Patricia Keighley and David B. Keighley, York University Professor of Cinema and Media Studies Janine Marchessaul and Toronto Star film critic Peter Howell.
The acclaimed filmmaker Terrence Malick (The Thin Red Line, The Tree of Life) was reportedly the creator of the film Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience.
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More than two million visits to 800 unique locations across the city have been made to Doors Open Toronto, since its inception in 2000.
It is Canada's largest Doors Open event and one of the three largest Doors Open events in the world.
Members of the media and the public, would get a rare chance through this event to explore the newly reopened Cinesphere at Ontario Place.
Doors Open Toronto celebrates built heritage, architecture and design and is produced by the City of Toronto in partnership with the broader community.
Media can arrange for the opening night event and interviews with spokespeople can be arranged by contacting Justine Palinska at Justine.Palinska@toronto.ca or 416-395-7318.
Information about Doors Open Toronto, including the OpenInsights Speaker Series and a complete list of participating buildings, is available at http://www.toronto.ca/doorsopen.
(Reporting by Asha Bajaj)