SK Films is an award-winning content provider and a global leader in the IMAX®/Giant Screen industry.
SK works across many different genres and platforms, including theatrical, television and digital media, with a special emphasis on creating high impact natural history and science related content. The company recently celebrated its 20th anniversary and has a longstanding reputation as one of the most accomplished and respected producers and distributors supplying 3D, 2D and Dome product to IMAX® and other Giant Screen theatres around the world.
SK was founded in 1998 in partnership with IMAX® co-founder Robert Kerr by Jonathan Barker, one of the most experienced executives in the worldwide Giant Screen industry and one of Canada’s most accomplished film and television executives. The company is led by CEO Wendy MacKeigan, who has over 25 years of experience in the industry, with an emphasis on feature film.
SK works with the top Giant Screen filmmakers, world leaders, leading scientific experts and prestigious institutions and museums to bring quality projects to the market.
Current partnerships and relationships include those with the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), the Smithsonian Institution, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, and the Simons Foundation.
SK is focused on quality and has won all of the top awards in the Giant Screen industry.
Including a first-ever clean sweep of all of the Giant Screen Cinema Association’s film, distribution and education awards for Flight of the Butterflies and is currently in distribution on their latest Giant Screen releases Amazon Adventure, with major support from the NSF, and Backyard Wilderness both with Tangled Bank Studios, a division of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Turtle Odyssey and Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation are also in distribution as well as several other new and exciting projects slated for release in 2020 and beyond.