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Full Dome Showcase
Discover the latest planetarium productions from around the world when you visit IPS 2020 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
IPS Full Dome Showcase is a unique film festival shown on a large hemispherical screen in TELUS World of Science’s new Zeidler Dome theatre. For a few days, a number of original films will be shown highlighting different themes and topics from around the world. After the festival a jury will make a selection of best films, based on varying criteria, and awards will be handed out.
The IPS 2020 Full Dome Showcase will take place before the actual IPS 2020 conference on Thursday, June 18 and Friday, June 19 in the Zeidler Dome at the TELUS World of Science – Edmonton.
Five main prizes will be awarded during the IPS 2020 Full Dome Showcase.
They are currently the following (subject to change):
IPS 2020 Artistic Merit Award
This prize is awarded to the best overall artistic creation, with not necessarily requiring an educational focus.
IPS 2020 Audience Award for Best Full Dome Show
This award is given out based upon the highest rating on the full dome show by all of the attendees of the full dome showcase.
IPS Education Award
The winner of this award is selected by the IPS Executive.
TELUS World of Science - Edmonton AWARD
TELUS World of Science – Edmonton staff will award this prize to their highest rated full dome show.
Best Short Full Dome Film (up to 10 minutes in length)
This winner of this category will be selected by the attendees of the full dome showcase.
The IPS 2020 Full Dome Show Committee
The following individuals are the IPS 2020 Full Dome Showcase Committee:
The IPS 2020 Full Dome Showcase process will be as follows:
Any questions about your submissions can be address to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Zeidler Dome’s Configuration at the TELUS World of Science - Edmonton
- Concentric Theatre, non-tilted dome (0 degrees)
- 200 fixed Skeie Sonate Recliner seats
- Space for additional individuals on bean bag chairs
- 23 meter diameter Astro-Tec Ulteria Dome
- 12 Sony VPL-GTZ280 4K projectors, capable up to 10K resolution.
- 2D only shows (cannot offer 3D shows in the theatre)
- Stage in the centre of the theatre, with AV inputs.
- 17.2 sound system (mapping from stereo, 5.1 or 7.1 audio)