Find Companies:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Digital Cinema Technology Dec. 03, 2016
Please Login
Login/Signup
Sponsors

RSS News
RSS Info About RSS

Member
logo
logo
logo
logo
logo

# 1999 Hughes JVC

Skip Navigation LinksStart / Menu > Find Press Releases > Full Press Release
Raleigh, NC and Hollywood, CA—Jun 25, 2007

Microspace Revolutionizes the Digital Cinema Experience by Delivering the North American Premiere of “TRANSFORMERS” via Satellite to 4,000 Viewers

Autobots® and Decepticons® Beamed to the 2007 L.A. Film Festival
Microspace Communications Corporation (Microspace), the leading distributor of digital cinema via satellite, today announced that it will deliver the North American premiere of DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures’ release of “TRANSFORMERS” to the L.A. Film Festival on June 27, 2007.

The exclusive pre-release screening of “TRANSFORMERS” will represent the first time a motion picture has been delivered via satellite to the L.A. Film Festival. The distribution will be one of the largest film premieres in history and will be screened simultaneously to thousands of viewers.

“Digital delivery is a key element in the change to digital cinema,” said Jim Tharp, president, domestic distribution for Paramount Pictures. “We are so pleased to partner with Microspace for satellite delivery of TRANSFORMERS at the LA Film Festival.”

“Satellite delivery of motion pictures continues to gain significant traction among studios and exhibitors as return-on-investment is realized,” said Curt Tilly, manager of digital cinema distribution at Microspace. “The quality and reliability that digital delivery yields, enables both studios and exhibitors to feature the highest quality presentation the first time and every time.”

Microspace collaborates with studios, content preparation companies and exhibitors to utilize satellite distribution and its benefits. The proven workflow and electronic delivery of Microspace’s satellite distribution provides the industry with a turn-key solution for content delivery and minimizes the potential issues and costs associated with physical delivery. Through the use of two discrete satellite systems, movies and keys are delivered on-time, every-time at Microspace connected theatres.

The North American premiere will be open to 4,000 people across four theaters in Westwood Village where they will view the Autobots® and Decepticons® battle it out. The premiere will take place on June 27, 2007 at 8:15 p.m. “TRANSFORMERS” will open in theaters nationwide on July 3, 2007.

For centuries, two races of robotic aliens – the Autobots® and the Decepticons® – have waged a war, with the fate of the universe at stake. When the battle comes to Earth, all that stands between the evil Decepticons® and ultimate power is a clue held by young Sam Witwicky (Shia LaBeouf). An average teenager, Sam is consumed with everyday worries about school, friends, cars and girls. Unaware that he alone is mankind’s last chance for survival, Sam and his friend Mikaela (Megan Fox) find themselves in a tug of war between the Autobots® and Decepticons.® With the world hanging in the balance, Sam comes to realize the true meaning behind the Witwicky family motto – “No sacrifice, no victory!”

DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures Present, in Association with Hasbro, a di Bonaventura Pictures Production, a Tom DeSanto/Don Murphy Production of a Michael Bay Film, “TRANSFORMERS” starring Shia LaBeouf, Tyrese Gibson, Josh Duhamel, Anthony Anderson, Megan Fox, Rachael Taylor with John Turturro and Jon Voight. Directed by Michael Bay from a story by John Rogers and Roberto Orci & Alex Kurtzman and a screenplay by Roberto Orci & Alex Kurtzman, the film is based on Hasbro’s Transformers™ Action Figures. The producers are Don Murphy, Tom DeSanto, Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Ian Bryce and the executive producers are Steven Spielberg, Michael Bay, Brian Goldner and Mark Vahradian. The director of photography is Mitchell Amundsen. The production designer is Jeff Mann. The film is edited by Paul Rubell, A.C.E. and Glen Scantlebury. The costume designer is Deborah L. Scott. The music is by Steve Jablonsky. The music supervisor is Dave Jordan. The special visual effects are by Industrial Light & Magic. This film has been rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi action violence, brief sexual humor and language.
About Microspace Communications: Microspace Communications Corporation (Microspace), a subsidiary of Capitol Broadcasting Company, is the leader in satellite services for digital cinema, business communications and digital signage. The company operates the largest global business satellite broadcasting network with nearly 250,000 remote links worldwide. With a 25-year heritage, Microspace's VELOCITY® satellite services power its digital cinema network along with private networks for Morgan Stanley, Abercrombie and Fitch, John Deere and many, many more. The VELOCITY service is available either as a dedicated solution or as an on-demand service, enabling customers to easily and affordably expand bandwidth as their needs change. Microspace headquarters are in the U.S. with a presence in Europe and Latin America. For more information, visit http://www.microspace.com. Microspace Communications Directory page
Similar Press Releases
Learn More About:
Countries: United States More
More Microspace Press Releases: Oct 21, 2013 Sony Digital Cinema Solutions Advances xMassif Content Exchange Platform Aug 8, 2012 Hollywood Branding Turns to Microspace Communications to Power Entertainment Nation Theater Network Jan 16, 2012 Sonic Equipment Company and Microspace Communications Corporation Join Forces to Bring Satellite Delivery Options to Independent Theatre Owners Apr 5, 2011 Microspace Digital Cinema Movie Delivery via Satellite Drives Growth in Alternative and Live Content for 2011 Jan 11, 2011 Microspace Digital Cinema Selected by Emerging Pictures to Deliver 2010/2011 Multi-Event Ballet in Cinema Series Jul 8, 2008 Microspace Digital Cinema Experiences 200% Growth in Less Than One Year Mar 6, 2008 Microspace Delivers Mexico Premiere of Paramount Picture’s The Spiderwick Chronicles Jan 14, 2008 Microspace Achieves Significant Digital Cinema Milestones in 2007 and Expects Continued Growth in 2008 Dec 3, 2007 Microspace Retains Michael O. Murphy to Assist Expansion of Digital Cinema into Mexico Oct 17, 2007 Microspace Beams DreamWorks’ “The Heartbreak Kid” to Theaters Nationwide Mar 13, 2007 Sony Selects Microspace to Deliver First 4K Digital Feature Via Satellite Mar 12, 2007 Microspace Becomes First to Deliver a Motion Picture via Satellite to ShoWest Mar 13, 2006 Microspace Communications Announces Letter of Intent with Paramount Pictures for Expanded Digital Cinema Pilot Program Mar 10, 2006 Microspace Fetches Walt Disney’s The Shaggy Dog Via Satellite for Cinemark Theaters Nov 7, 2005 Microspace Beams Chicken Little from the Sky to Theaters for Walt Disney Pictures Sep 7, 2005 Microspace Retains Thom Velde to Strengthen Leadership in Digital Cinema Oct 4, 2004 Microspace Digital Cinema Pilot Program Continues Successful Run with Satellite Delivery of DreamWorks’ Shark Tale Aug 11, 2004 Microspace Extends Successful Digital Cinema Pilot Program with Delivery of DreamWorks’ Collateral May 26, 2004 Microspace Completes Phase One of Digital Cinema Pilot Program By Delivering Shrek 2 Via Satellite More
©Copyright 2003 - 2016 WHMCC, LLC. All rights reserved.   | Contact | Terms of Use | Privacy Statement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
banner