Big Stories. Big Images. Elegant filmmaking.

We make the IMAX® Experience,

shaping documentary stories using the world’s leading motion picture technology.

High impact storytelling is what our work is all about.

Adventure. Investigation. Discovery. Action.

We collaborate, capture, innovate, reach and impact.


with leading museums and science centers, universities, governments and major corporations.


the magic of nature, discoveries of science, the drama of action sports, the power of technology.


to push the boundaries of cinema and deliver immersive 3D, groundbreaking science and jaw-dropping spectacle.


millions of viewers in markets worldwide via giant screen theaters, broadcast, internet and home video.


global audiences via the power of story, the rendering of authentic science and history and the delivery of unparalleled visual spectacle.

In Production

Our Current Productions

Follow along with our latest projects. Our “In Production” section provides the most current available details on projects now in production. Projects are referenced by their current working titles.

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Seapower 3D Underway

A new giant screen film in production by The Stephen Low Company will focus on the world of naval power and the astounding activity and air operations aboard a giant Nimitz-class aircraft carrier. Produced by The Stephen Low Company in association with K2... read more

Train Time Starts Production

The Stephen Low Company has begun production on Train Time, a new project in collaboration with rail partner and transportation giant BNSF. Captured for IMAX® screens by the director of the celebrated IMAX Experience Rocky Mountain Express, the Train Time project will... read more

The Trolley in Production

Now in production, The Trolley will propel audiences on an electrifying journey through great cities across the globe to tell the story of a remarkable invention and its impact on civilization. Over the course of several months (2013–2014), the production team for The... read more

Secrets of the Universe 3D

Production has begun on Secrets of the Universe, a film for giant screen theaters that captures the excitement and groundbreaking science unfolding at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN–one of the largest scientific enterprises ever undertaken by humankind.... read more

Adventures in Production

 A new series of articles on our site will explore the adventure of making giant screen films, beginning with the article “The Road to Rocky Mountain Express.” Our work outcomes are stories that more than fill the screen: they open giant new vistas, seize... read more


Titles to Showcase 4K Television

Select titles from The Stephen Low Company will be available for ultra high definition (4K) home viewing via Comcast and the the Xi4, an X1 Entertainment Operating System® set-top box. The selection of titles includes the award-winning films Rocky Mountain... read more

An Interview with the Director

Filmmaker Stephen Low was interviewed by the pop culture site for the opening of Rocky Mountain Express at the IMAX Melbourne Museum (Melbourne, Australia). “The scenery and the photography in this film is... read more

Regent Theatre Canada Day Presentation

By Special Arrangement. We’re pleased to announce that Rocky Mountain Express will be presented in celebration of Canada Day 2015 and the MacDonald Bicentenary at the historic Regent Theatre in Picton, Ontario—July 1, 2015. Come celebrate! For details and... read more

Jakarta Opens Volcanoes of the Deep Sea

The Stephen Low film Volcanoes of the Deep Sea will be exhibited at the Keong Emas IMAX Theatre in Jakarta, Indonesia from June 15th, 2015 through June 14th, 2016. Premiered in 2003, the groundbreaking giant screen film presented the first extensively lit and filmed... read more

Laser Locomotive “Absolutely Stunning”

Laser projection has entered the giant screen market with a woosh and a blast of steam. “IMAX with laser” was demonstrated at the TCL Chinese Theater in Hollywood, CA earlier this month using scenes from the Stephen Low film Rocky Mountain Express as well... read more

Rocky Mountain Express Spans the Globe

The film that brought the steam age back to life continues to fire the imagination of audiences around the world. Rocky Mountain Express will now soon be transporting giant screen audiences in Paris, Singapore and Melbourne (dates below). Rocky Mountain Express... read more


The Road to Rocky Mountain Express

The Road to Rocky Mountain Express

IT WASN’T MADE IN A DAY. The award-winning giant screen film Rocky Mountain Express is a culmination of filmmaker Stephen Low’s remarkable 30-year career shaping films for the giant screen. Kindled in childhood, Low’s love of high-fidelity cinema and his... read more
A Bit About Stephen

A Bit About Stephen

STEPHEN LOW IS RECOGNIZED by audiences and peers as one of the world’s foremost large format filmmakers. His creative vision, storytelling ability and commitment to cinematic innovation, together with his persistence on complex and large-scale projects, have yielded an extraordinary body of work enjoyed by audiences around the world.

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