SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
GELFOND RICHARD L

(Last) (First) (Middle)
110 EAST 59TH STREET
SUITE 2100

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10022

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
IMAX CORP [ IMAX ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Chief Executive Officer
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
12/19/2011
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
common shares 12/19/2011 C 80,720 (2) A $4.85 282,370 D
common shares 12/19/2011 S 80,720 (2) D $20.23 201,650 D
common shares 12/20/2011 C 96,095 (2) A $4.85 297,745 D
common shares 12/20/2011 S 96,095 (2) D $20.14 201,650 D
common shares 10,050 I by "Pamela Gelfond Trust"
common shares 10,050 I by "Claudia Gelfond Trust"
common shares 108,750 I by "Richard Gelfond IRA"
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
stock options (to buy) $4.85 12/19/2011 C 80,720 (2) (1) 04/23/2012 common shares 80,720 (2) $4.85 191,280 D
stock options (to buy) $4.85 12/20/2011 C 96,095 (2) 07/01/2003 04/23/2012 common shares 96,095 (2) $4.85 95,185 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. 6,000 stock options became exercisable on July 1, 2002 and 74,720 stock options became exercisable on July 1, 2003.
2. 176,815 options scheduled to expire April 23, 2012 were exercised and shares sold pursuant to September 13, 2011 Amendment No. 1 to Rule 10b5-1 Sales Plan adopted on May 26, 2011. Mr. Gelfond's Sales Plan is scheduled to terminate on January 19, 2012.
Richard L Gelfond 12/21/2011
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