- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 40 minutes
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: February 10, 2009
- Originally Released: 2008
- Label: Image Entertainment
- Note: Both Wide Screen and Fullscreen Versions
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.78
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
- Additional Release Material:
- Making Of
- Additional Audio Material:
- Bonus DTS Audio Version
- MacGillivray Freeman Short Retrospective
- Trivia Quiz
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Part stunning visual thrill ride and part cautionary tale, RIVER AT RISK takes viewers through the amazing depths of the Grand Canyon, all the while warning about looming threats to the environment. This IMAX adventure, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Wade Davis, features goosebump-inducing aerial photography--the cameras swoop and fly over the mighty rapids of the Colorado River, all set to a soundtrack by Grammy Award-winning musician Dave Matthews.
Description by Image Entertainment:
From the makers of Everest comes a powerful and cautionary film about the threat to one of America's most iconic landscapes'
GRAND CANYON ADVENTURE: RIVER AT RISK follows the great Colorado River as it reveals the most pressing environmental story of our time ' the world's growing shortage of fresh water. Join environmental advocates Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and Wade Davis as they set out with their daughters, traveling deep into the Grand Canyon and down the river that runs through it. Your pulse will quicken as you are invited to join this thrilling ride downriver through raging rapids and breathtaking canyons. With stunning photography and sweeping aerial shots the renowned filmmakers capture all the majesty of the Colorado and The Grand Canyon in the largest film format ever made...
Narrated by Academy Award'-winning filmmaker, actor and noted environmentalist Robert Redford. Featuring the songs and music from the GRAMMY' Award-winning Dave Matthews Band.
This film will leave you with a deeper respect for rivers and water everywhere and the realization of how ordinary people can make a difference for our parched planet.