MacGillivray was first nominated for an Academy Award in 1995 for directing The Living Sea (Best Documentary Short Subject), and was nominated in the same category again for Dolphins in 2000.

He initiated the development of three cameras for the IMAX format the high-speed (slow-motion) camera, the industry’s first lightweight camera, and the “all-weather” camera used during filming on Mount Everest.





David Shaw at BLUE 2016

DAVID EVANS SHAW | 2016 Making Waves Award

DAVID EVANS SHAW | 2016 Making Waves Award

David Shaw Making Waves Award Winner BLUE 2016

David Evans Shaw is managing partner of Black Point Group LP, with wide-ranging interests in technology companies and public service. His business creation, leadership, investment and board experience includes numerous science-based companies including IDEXX Laboratories, Ikaria, Curiosity Stream, Ironwood, Physion, Vets First Choice, Modern Meadow, and others. Shaw’s public service experience includes AAAS, the National Park Foundation, the Jackson Laboratory, the Sargasso Sea Alliance, State of Maine, Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government, Maine Medical Center, Hurricane Island Outward Bound, the US-Israel Science and Technology Commission, the Council on Foreign Relations, Service Nation and others. He is a lifelong beneficiary of experiences in marine and terrestrial parks around the world.

BLUE 2016 Locations Maps

BLUE 2016 Event & Film Screening Locations

In this map you can see the primary locations for BLUE Ocean Film Festival Events and Film Screenings.

BLUE 2016 Locations Maps

You can also use this page to plan your itinerary accordingly. The map on the bottom can be added to your own google maps account for easy directions..We look forward to seeing all of you at BLUE!

Don Cesar
Don Cesar Hotel 3400 Gulf Blvd, St Pete Beach, FL 33706

MUVICO Sundial Theatre

151 2nd Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Indigo 234 3rd Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Mahaffey Theatre 400 1st Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Palladium Theatre 253 5th Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Monaco “BLUE Tie” Reception Sets the Stage for BLUE

Monaco “BLUE Tie” Reception Sets the Stage for BLUE Ocean Film Festival 2015 – Event gathers 200 guests at the Dalí Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida

Posted: 11/10/2014

ST. PETERSBURG, FL, November 10, 2014 – This past Saturday, the Monaco Government Tourist Office and the Consulate General of Monaco in New York, together with BLUE Ocean Film Festival and Conservation Summit (BLUE), hosted a private “BLUE Tie” reception at the Dalí Museum, setting the stage for next year’s event in Monaco.
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Submit a film to BLUE Monaco 2015 Film Competition
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The BLUE Ocean Film Festival & Conservation Summit film competition celebrates excellence in visual storytelling, embraces the spirit of collaboration across the arts & sciences and honors innovative filmmaking that inspires.

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BLUE Ocean Film Festival Announces Winners

BLUE Ocean Film Festival Announces Winning Films, Honors Ocean Heroes

ST. PETERSBURG, FL, November 8, 2014 – The winners of The 2014 BLUE Carpet Film Awards were announced November 7 at The Mahaffey Theatre in Downtown St. Petersburg, Fla. Films were selected as part of the BLUE Ocean Film Festival and Conservation Summit (BLUE) as being the top cinematic works for ocean conservation and awareness. BLUE is a one-of-a-kind film industry and community event bringing together films, filmmakers and leaders in ocean research and conservancy.
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