Dream Big: Engineering Our World

Filmmaker: Greg MacGillivray
AFS Film Representative: Shaun MacGillivray (Producer)
Runtime: 42 min

Narrated by Academy Award® winner Jeff Bridges, Dream Big: Engineering Our World is the first film of its kind for IMAX® and giant screen theatres that will transform how we think about engineering. From the Great Wall of China and the world’s tallest buildings to underwater robots, solar cars and smart, sustainable cities, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and shows how engineers push the limits of innovation in unexpected and amazing ways. With its inspiring stories of human grit and aspiration and extraordinary visuals for the world’s largest screens, Dream Big reveals the compassion and creativity that drive engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future for us all.

Dream Big is a MacGillivray Freeman film produced in partnership with American Society of Civil Engineers and presented by Bechtel Corporation.

About the Producer

Shaun’s been on filming expeditions around the world since he was a young buy, but it wasn’t until a trip to Palau at the age of 13 that he realized that his dad’s passion for storytelling was in his blood. Since then, Shaun has produced the award-winning 3D giant-screen films National Parks Adventure, Dream Big: Engineering Our World, To The Arctic, Humpback Whales, Journey to the South Pacific, and We, the Marines. Shaun leads the company’s Business Development and Partnership team and has successfully raised much of the funding for these IMAX educational films. Shaun received a MFA degree in Film Production from the University of Southern California. He and his wife Katie live in Laguna Beach with their three children. He can’t wait to take them all on expeditions and show them the wonders of nature firsthand.

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