Wild Savanna Awarded Best Domestic Film of "Science & Technology Section" of 9th Beijing International Film Festival
On April 14, 2019, the "Science & Technology Section" of the 9th Beijing International Film Festival and the 9th China Science and Technology Museum Special Effects Films Screening presented awards for the best films, and the 4D film Wild Savanna produced by SSTM independently was awarded "Best Domestic Film".
Under the theme of "Film: Make Science and Technology More Wonderful", the "Science & Technology Section" of the 9th Beijing International Film Festival screened for the audiences about 30 latest domestic and overseas special effects films, a number of scientist biography films and science-fiction films, and selected the best science communication film, the best creative film, the best special effects design film, the best domestic film and the best audience-recommended film. The event is aimed at tapping the enthusiasm and creativity of the science film makers, booming the science film market, and improving the production capabilities of the Chinese science films.
The film Wild Savanna tells the story of a child who is suddenly transported from the Shanghai Natural History Museum to an African grassland, turns into a newly born wildebeest called "Seven", and goes through a life-risking adventure. The adventure is not just an experience of growth but also a common clip of the life on the African savanna.