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Los Angeles, CA—Jan 24, 2013
Regency Theatres Selects Volfoni as its Newest Digital 3D Cinema Provider
California is having a shake-up—and it's not
just another earthquake. Volfoni Inc, the leading French manufacturer of high
quality active and passive 3D equipment, announced today it will provide
several of its digital 3D theater systems to California-based chain Regency
Theatres. This ground-breaking deal marks the first installations of Volfoni's
passive 3D system in a U.S. theater chain.
The Volfoni system, called SmartCrystal Cinema,
is a high-end passive 3D theater system made in Europe. Approved by the major
studios, the system features Volfoni's innovative "Surface-Switching"
liquid crystal technology, and a light efficiency way beyond that of
"Volfoni 3D systems have been adopted by
over 500 theaters worldwide, and we are excited to begin our first roll-out in
the U.S. market," said Jerome Testut, Managing Director for Volfoni
"We are abosultely thrilled to announce
our first partnership with a U.S.-based theater chain," noted Matt
Garelik, VP Business Development for Volfoni U.S. "This is a milestone for
the company and a preview of things to come."
One could say it's a match made in film
technology heaven--both Regency and Volfoni strive to stay on the cutting-edge
of their industries. Regency recently installed D-Box MFX (TM) motion seating
in several of its theaters. When combined with 3D, the experience is
"Digital 3D is as ubiquitous as popcorn is
for moviegoers today," said Lyndon Golin, CEO of Regency Theatres.
"Volfoni's top-notch yet economically-priced system allows us to show 3D
at more of our theaters, thereby allowing us to provide an immersive experience
to even more of our customers."
To learn more about Volfoni's creative 3D
technology, please visit www.volfoni.com
About Volfoni SAS:
Volfoni, based in Paris, is the largest European 3D system company and a global brand with award winning products such as the SmartCrystal™ Diamond for the cinema industry and the Edge VR™ Active Glasses for the virtual reality industry
Volfoni SAS Directory page
About Regency Theatres:
Founded in 1996, Regency Theatres is based in Calabasas, California, and operates 29 locations with 195 screens in Southern California. The locations include the Historic Bruin and Village Theaters in Westwood, California and Rick's Café in San Juan Capistrano, a premium Casablanca-themed in-theater dining concept. Privately held, Regency Theatres is the largest family-owned theater chain in California.
Regency Theatres Directory page
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