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Meyer Sound makes the finest loudspeakers for high-performance digital cinema applications, including VIP auditoriums and screening rooms.  Ideally suited for both feature movies as well as alternative content.  Meyer Sound is devoted to meeting the needs of exhibition, film post-production, music studios and sound reinforcement professionals with the finest audio systems available. 
Pioneer and world-leader in immersive motion for cinematic art and real-time synchronization, D‑BOX designs, manufactures and commercializes cutting-edge motion systems intended for the entertainment and industrial markets. This unique and patented technology uses motion effects specifically programmed for visual and audio content. Movies are more immersive and training simulations more effective than ever before
QSC Cinema is the global leader in signal processing, power amplifiers, and loudspeakers for all cinema applications. Our “SystemSynergy” design approach ensures that the entire system, from source to sound, delivers an audio experience as intended by the filmmakers. Beyond cinema audio for the movies, QSC also provides complete audio systems with network control and monitoring for other areas in the cinema entertainment complex, such as lobbies, concession, food service, arcades, and bowling centers.
GDC Technology Limited is a digital cinema solutions provider. GDC Technology develops, manufactures and sells digital cinema servers, content storage systems, theatre management systems and network operations center software for digital cinema. In addition, GDC Technology is the appointed worldwide certification services agent, with exclusivity in Asia to certify DTS:X immersive sound auditoriums for DTS, Inc. GDC Technology also provides a suite of digital cinema products and services, including integrated projection systems, 3D products, projector lamps and silver screens. GDC Technology’s subsidiary, GDC Digital Cinema Network Limited, manages VPF for approximately 5,000 theater screens and 250 motion picture distributors worldwide. 
Ymagis is a leading provider Digital Cinema services in Europe including VPF management, postproduction, DCP & KDM servicing, and digital cinema installation and maintenance.  Ymagis has deployed digital systems in cinemas under VPF representing close to 2,800 screens throughout Europe with both exhibition circuits and art house independents cinemas. Since 2014, Ymagis operates, through its subsidiary Smartjog Ymagis Logistics, the largest e-delivery network for cinema content in Europe, using both satellite capacity and ADSL/fiber lines. Ymagis has also become a software house, providing innovative solutions such as a theatre management system and a full electrical automation system.
USL, Inc., a global supplier of quality cinema products, is celebrating its 30th year of pioneering technical advancements for the motion picture industry.  In 1997, USL received an Academy Technical Achievement Award for its PSA Light meter.  Today, USL engages in the research, development and manufacture of cinema audio equipment, cinema visual and audio test equipment, and digital cinema integrated media blocks.  USL’s equipment and products are used by major cinema circuits, independent theaters, production companies, and sound stages.  USL’s cinema equipment is sold and used in every country in the world.
With over 18,000 systems in the market, Sony Digital Cinema 4K technology lets movie goers experience exceptional picture quality from every seat in the cinema – with spectacular detail, contrast and colour on any size of screen. Sony Digital Cinema 4K projection systems give audiences a more immersive, emotionally engaging visual experience you simply can't get at home – in 2D or with a choice of smooth, easy on the eye 3D solutions. Sony 4K offers four times the resolution of an HD TV or previous-generation 2K digital cinema.  It’s captured the imagination of audiences and industry alike, winning Hollywood’s commitment as underlined by 4K releases from studios such as Paramount, Warner Brothers, 20th Century Fox, and Sony Pictures. It has also won the support of Hollywood heavyweights like Christopher Nolan (“Dark Knight Rises”, “Inception”), David Fincher (“The Girl with a Dragon Tattoo”) and Harald  Zwart (“Karate Kid”), who have all released recent blockbusters in the 4K format.  The only manufacturer currently deploying 4K projection systems in volume, Sony serves many of the world’s biggest and most prestigious cinema chains, as well as small independent screens and art house cinemas.
Unique Digital Limited, based in Dublin and London, has developed a suite of leading software solutions for the management and delivery of digital cinema content, including a full featured Theatre Management System (RosettaBridge TMS), content delivery system (Movie Transit), advertising back office system (Advertising Accord), KDM delivery solution (Basekey), and VPF management software (Cinema Accord).  Unique Digital Software Limited, based in Manchester, is a subsidiary of Unique Digital Limited and handles mastering and distribution business in the UK and Ireland on behalf of Unique Digital Limited.
Christie is a leader in visual solutions for world-class organizations, offering diverse applications for business, entertainment, and industry. A leading innovator in film projection since 1929 and a pioneer in projection systems since 1979, Christie has established a global reputation as a total service provider and the world's single source manufacturer of a variety of display technologies and solutions. Christie offers comprehensive solutions for cinema, large audience venues, control rooms, business presentations, training facilities, 3D and Virtual Reality, simulation and education as well as industrial and government environments.
Cinema Equipment and Supplies offers a full range of state-of-the-art cinema products and services to outfit your theater with the latest and greatest in the most cost-effective manner. From 3D projection systems to 3D sound, TMS solutions to remote monitoring, CES has you covered. As global leaders in the industry, CES has factory-certified technicians that are fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese and have installed over 1,000 digital cinema systems in over 17 different countries.  
Motion Picture Solutions is a leading international film services company, offering an end-to-end solution from post-production and mastering through to distribution, KDMs and screenings. MPS serves the motion picture community and its core business is digital cinema.   Digital cinema mastering has been at the heart of MPS’s business since 2006. The company localises and distributes film DCPs (digital cinema packages) for international studios, UK distributors, post-production and independent filmmakers. Its portfolio includes the seamless integration of accessibility services, streamlined 3D workflows, subtitle origination and GFX creation.     
Arts Alliance Media (AAM) is a global leader in digital cinema software and services,  offering cutting-edge solutions in software as well as installation, maintenance and support across the cinema ecosystem.
USHIO manufactures the highest-quality digital cinema projection bulbs available. USHIO xenon short-arc lamps boast a spectrum that is closer to natural sunlight than that of any other artificial light source. In addition to commercializing products for search and spot lights, which demand precise, powerful white beam lamps, USHIO became the first in the world to develop a xenon short-arc lamp exclusively for large scale, theater-use movie projectors.
Moving Image Technologies manufacturers and markets a full complement of cinema exhibition equipment and services to support the industry’s transition to digital cinema, including: custom engineering, systems design, integration, digital technology solutions for 3D, digital cinema, pre-feature on-screen advertising and components. Moving Image Technologies’ mission is to have the most talented, passionate people in cinema working to provide the best presentation tools for the cinema exhibition industry.
Barco, a global technology company, designs and develops networked visualization products for the Entertainment, Enterprise and Healthcare markets. Barco has its own facilities for Sales & Marketing, Customer Support, R&D and Manufacturing in Europe, North America and APAC. Barco (NYSE Euronext Brussels: BAR) is active in more than 90 countries with 3,300 employees worldwide. Barco posted sales of 1.029 billion euro in 2015. 
Deluxe Technicolor Digital Cinema (DTDC), a joint venture between Deluxe Entertainment Services Group and Technicolor, is the market leading provider of theatrical digital cinema mastering, distribution and key management services for clients worldwide. DTDC combines best-in-class technologies, personnel, work processes and facilities, and is based in Burbank, CA. Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. and Technicolor are global leaders in digital services and technology solutions for media and entertainment.
NEC Display Solutions’ Digital Cinema Projector Series offers the most comprehensive digital cinema solution on the market today. These 3D-capable models enable theaters to deliver stunning digital images regardless of screen size, while simplifying theater management and reducing costs. All of NEC's digital cinema projectors meet DCI specifications for performance and reliability, meeting the requirements of today’s cinema industry. NEC also offers full digital signage solutions, highlighted by its award-winning 32”-98” LCD displays, multimedia projectors and desktop monitors for lobbies, concessions and concourses.
Cielo is true proactive monitoring and support. Customers can access Cielo from any device connected to the internet, giving them the freedom to manage the customer experience outside the confines of their offices. Customers have circuit wide visibility into their theater operations so they are able to solve problems more efficiently.
Bardan Cinema has been a leader in cinema equipment sales in Latin America and the Caribbean for over 40 years. With a well-established reputation and broad customer base that spans independent boutique theaters to large multiplexes, Bardan provides total solutions and services ranging from cinema design, equipment sales, installation, monitoring and VPF implementation. In collaboration with D-Cinema NOC, Bardan now offers comprehensive 24/7/365 proactive monitoring and remote support to exhibitors throughout the region.
Dolby Laboratories develops and delivers products and technologies that make the entertainment experience more realistic and immersive. For four decades Dolby has been at the forefront of defining high-quality audio and surround sound in cinema, broadcast, home audio systems, cars, DVDs, headphones, games, televisions, and personal computers. Based in San Francisco with European headquarters in England, the company has entertainment industry liaison offices in New York and Los Angeles, and licensing liaison offices in London, Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong, and Tokyo.

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Cinesystem Cinemas in Brazil Becomes First “All-Laser” Theater in Latin America, Powered By Barco Sacramento, Calif. USA—Oct 20, 2016
Barco, the worldwide market share leader in digital cinema projection, is fully outfitting long-time customer Cinesystem’s Morumbi Town cinema with both Flagship Laser and Laser Phosphor projectors, further elevating the exhibitor’s premium showings while simultaneously spreading cost efficiencies across the entire theater.  Full Release Past Barco Press Rels. Barco Dir. Page Barco Web Site
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Palace Cinemas Signs 3-Year Agreement with Christie and Hoyts Cinema Technology Group for Cinema Projectors, Procurement and Support Services Melbourne, Australia—Oct 20, 2016
Christie®, HOYTS Cinema Technology Group (CTG) and Palace Cinemas have entered into a new three-year exclusive supply deal for projectors and cinema services for Palace Cinemas’ sites across Australia. Under this agreement, Palace Cinemas will purchase close to 70 digital cinema projectors in a move to further expand its cinema operations in Australia.  Full Release Past Christie Press Rels. Christie Dir. Page Christie Web Site
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Former IMAX Senior Sales Executive to Work as Special Sales Advisor with D-Box Technologies Longueuil, Québec—Oct 19, 2016
D-BOX Technologies Inc. (“D-BOX”) (TSX:DBO), a leader in immersive motion technology, is proud to announce that it has engaged Larry O’Reilly Entertainment Consulting, as a special sales advisor for major accounts at D-BOX.  Full Release Past D-BOX Press Rels. D-BOX Dir. Page D-BOX Web Site
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Schulman Theatres Prepare for Future with GDC Technology Miami, Fl—Oct 19, 2016
GDC Technology Limited, a leading global provider of digital cinema solutions, today announced that its next-generation integrated media block (IMB) and new 16-channel cinema sound processor will be installed at the new Schulman Film Alley in Weatherford, Texas.  Full Release Past GDC Technology Limited Press Rels. GDC Technology Limited Dir. Page GDC Technology Limited Web Site
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DCI Stamp of Approval Signifies New Era for GDC Technology Miami, Fl—Oct 18, 2016
GDC Technology Limited, a leading global provider of digital cinema solutions, today announced its next-generation, award-winning SX-4000 standalone integrated media block (IMB) completed the full range of tests necessary to receive compliance from the Digital Cinema Initiative (DCI).  Full Release Past GDC Technology Limited Press Rels. GDC Technology Limited Dir. Page GDC Technology Limited Web Site
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Deluxe Taps Former Technicolor and SDI Media Executive Walter Schonfeld to Lead Worldwide Digital Cinema Operations Los Angeles, CA—Oct 17, 2016
Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. (Deluxe) announced today that Walter Schonfeld, the former CEO of SDI Media Group and former President of Technicolor Entertainment Services, has joined the company as President, Digital Cinema Global Operations. Schonfeld brings decades of industry experience and a track record of implementing technology to transform client services to this new role driving worldwide operations for Deluxe Technicolor Digital Cinema (DTDC).  Full Release Past Deluxe Technicolor Digital Cinema Press Rels. Deluxe Technicolor Digital Cinema Dir. Page Deluxe Technicolor Digital Cinema Web Site
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Santa Rosa Entertainment Group Elevates Immersive Cinema Throughout Southern California Theater with the Barco Lobby Experience Sacramento, Calif. USA—Oct 17, 2016
Barco, the global leader in digital cinema, has created an immersive lobby solution at the Plaza Stadium 14 that changes moviegoers’ cinema experience from the moment guests enter the theater – from purchasing tickets, to ordering refreshments, to exploring upcoming movie trailers – in a bold new way.  Full Release Past Barco Press Rels. Barco Dir. Page Barco Web Site
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Ymagis Group to Present Revolutionary New EclairColor™ Digital Color Solution in Los Angeles Los Angeles—Oct 17, 2016
Ymagis Group, the European specialist in digital technologies for the cinema industry, today announced it will be showcasing its revolutionary new EclairColor digital color solution in Los Angeles over a four-day period from the 1st November – 4th November 2016.  Full Release Past Ymagis Press Rels. Ymagis Dir. Page Ymagis Web Site
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Barco Presents Latest Laser Projection Innovations at ShowEast 2016 Sacramento, Calif. USA—Oct 13, 2016
Barco, the worldwide market share leader in digital cinema projection, will host a series of demo sessions at ShowEast showing the unique advantages of its complete laser projector portfolio, with a keen focus on the industry’s first 20,000-lumen laser phosphor projector for cinema. Visitors can attend the sessions at ShowEast 2016, October 18-19 at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach in Miami, Florida.  Full Release Past Barco Press Rels. Barco Dir. Page Barco Web Site
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Christie 4K Projection at 60th BFI London Film Festival’s Unique Temporary Cinema Wokingham, UK—Oct 12, 2016
Christie is providing 4K projection to the BFI London Film Festival (LFF) at a unique temporary cinema that could become a blueprint for others. The Embankment Garden Cinema has also been built in celebration of the LFF’s 60th anniversary and for 11 days, with a 16m screen bigger than most London cinemas, the rigid-bodied structure seats 800 people at London’s Victoria Embankment and screens the LFF’s Official Competition and Strand Gala premieres.  Full Release Past Christie Press Rels. Christie Dir. Page Christie Web Site
More Press Releases Oct 21, 2016 European Digital Cinema Forum to Hold its First Annual Convention in Munich, December 2016 Oct 20, 2016 Cinépolis to Bring 4DX to 12 Additional Sites in United States, India, Spain and Across Latin America, Reaching a Total of 61 Sites by End of 2017 Oct 20, 2016 MAG Cinema Launches the Most Powerful Slim-Class Subwoofers (MAG W & V-SUB) Oct 13, 2016 IMAX Signs Largest Agreement in France with Five-Theatre Deal with Les Cinémas Gaumont Pathé Oct 12, 2016 QSC Announces DPM Series Digital Processor/Monitors
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QSC announces the new DPM Series of digital signal processors/monitors.
Oct 12, 2016 Aqualon Cinemas Captivates its Viewers with the Installation of New Sony 4K Projectors
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In its commitment to offer the best technical solutions in terms of cinematic exhibition, Aqualon Cinemas in Huelva astonishes its viewers once again thanks to the installation of the new Sony 4K SRX-R515P projectors in six of its nine projections screens.
Oct 12, 2016 Severtson Screens Features New Acclaimed SAT-4K Acoustically Transparent Projection Cinema Screens at 2016 ShowEast Expo Oct 11, 2016 Hoyts Installs Australia’s First Christie RGB Laser Projection System at its New Cineplex in Chadstone for the Ultimate Cinematic Experience
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Christie® and HOYTS are pleased to announce that HOYTS Chadstone has become the first cineplex in Australia to install Christie’s groundbreaking RGB laser projection system that delivers the ultimate visuals for the best cinematic experience.
Oct 11, 2016 IMAX and Odeon & UCI Cinemas to Launch First IMAX VR™ Centre in Europe Oct 10, 2016 D-Box Technologies to Install the First Complete D-Box Auditorium in Japan
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D-BOX Technologies Inc. (“D-BOX”) (TSX: DBO), a pioneer and world leader in immersive motion technology, will equip a full-size auditorium with D-BOX high-fidelity motion systems with AEON Cinema. The theatre located in Nagakute will sit 96 moviegoers and will be the first venue in Japan to offer an entire audience the full D-BOX experience.
Oct 10, 2016 Christie Showcases the Latest Cinema Technologies for Engaging Audiences at the 71st Australian International Movie Convention
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Christie®, a leader in creating and delivering the world’s best visual and audio experiences, is showcasing the latest cinema technologies designed to engage audiences at the 71st Australian International Movie Convention (AIMC), taking place at the Pavilion Marquee, Jupiters Hotel & Casino in Gold Coast, Australia, October 9-13.
Oct 4, 2016 Unique Digital supports GRIMMFEST 2016
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With GRIMMFEST 2016 about to hit the screens of Manchester’s Odeon Printworks cinema on the 6<sup>th</sup> October, Unique Digital is delighted to be able to provide DCP content management services to the ever expanding horror and cult film festival.
Oct 3, 2016 QSC, LLC Acquires Ultra-Stereo Labs, Inc.
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QSC, LLC announces the acquisition of Ultra-Stereo Labs, Inc. (“USL”), effective September 30, 2016.  The acquisition will allow QSC to offer an industry-leading portfolio of audio-visual processing and B-chain solutions under the QSC and USL brands for the motion picture exhibition industry.
Oct 3, 2016 CGR France’s New Premium Concept Cinema to Be Lit By Christie Ultra Bright, High Contrast Laser
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Cinemagoers in France will soon be able to enjoy movies in the best colours and highest brightness and contrast, thanks to CGR Cinemas, a nationwide chain which is upgrading projection in selected outlets with the Solaria CP42LH  RGB laser projector from Christie®.
Sep 30, 2016 Ang Lee Makes Cinema History with Christie® Mirage 3D Projector
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At 120 frames per second your eyes get greedy,” said Hollywood film director Ang Lee (<em>Brokeback Mountain, Life of Pi)</em> at the EMEA first-showing of his latest film, <em>Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk,</em> at a landmark 120fps, 4K 3D and with an astonishing 28 foot-lamberts per eye brightness as part of this year’s IBC Big Screen Experience. It was one of many notable quotes on Monday’s conference of which Lee was keynote speaker.
Sep 29, 2016 Christie Experiential Network Announces 38th Theatre Circuit Under Contract
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Allure, a Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc. company, and its Christie Experiential Network (CEN), leaders in creating immersive and engaging experiential Digital Out-of-Home (DOOH) solutions, is proud to announce the recent signing of the 38<sup>th</sup> theatre circuit to join its revolutionary advertising network.
Sep 29, 2016 This Fall’s Hottest Tickets Arrive in Dolby Cinema
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Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: DLB) today announced five new titles to be shown at Dolby Cinema<sup>™</sup> locations around the globe. Dolby Cinema, featuring Dolby Vision<sup>™</sup> and Dolby Atmos<sup>®</sup>, is a premium cinema offering for exhibitors and moviegoers that combines spectacular image and sound technologies with inspired design to make every visit a completely captivating cinematic event.
Sep 29, 2016 Cinema of the Future with Alcons and Atmos in CinemaxX Mannheim Sep 29, 2016 Severtson Announces New Microperf Options for Folded Cinema Projection Screens; Featured at ShowEast Expo 2016 Sep 28, 2016 NEC Launches Next Generation Digital Cinema Projector
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NEC Display Solutions Europe <b> </b>today launched the NC1000C, its second-generation digital cinema projector using NSH lamp technology, offering an enhanced cinema experience at theatres with smaller screens or small projection booths. Space-saving, silent in operation and transportation friendly, it also matches the specific demands of mobile cinema applications and theatres without dedicated projection booths.
Sep 28, 2016 D-Box Technologies and Cineplex Entertainment Extend Agreement to Add D-Box Motion Seats In10 Auditoriums Across Canada
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D-BOX Technologies Inc. (TSX:DBO) (D-BOX) and Cineplex Entertainment (“Cineplex”) (TSX: CGX) announced today their agreement to install additional D-BOX high fidelity motion systems in 10 of Cineplex’s theatres across Canada. This announcement brings the total number of auditoriums that feature the D-BOX experience to 77. Installations will begin soon and are expected to be completed by year end.
Sep 26, 2016 L.O.R.D (Legend of Ravaging Dynasties) to be Released in Dolby Vision Imaging and Dolby Atmos Sound for Dolby Cinema
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Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: DLB) and Le Vision Pictures today announced that Le Vision’s fantasy movie, L.O.R.D (Legend of Ravaging Dynasties), will be released in Dolby Vision™ and Dolby Atmos® at Dolby Cinema™ locations in China on September 30, 2016.
Sep 26, 2016 Ymagis Group Announces 'Aquarius' as First Feature-Length Release Using EclairColor™ Digital Color Solution and Completion of First Cinema Install in Paris
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Ymagis Group (ISIN: FR0011471291 TICKER: MAGIS), the European specialist in digital technologies for the cinema industry, today announced it has completed work on director Kleber Mendonça Filho’s <em>Aquarius</em>, the first feature-length film entirely remastered using EclairColor™ digital color technology.
Sep 22, 2016 Motion Picture Solutions Announces Brent Watson as Head of Customer Technical Operations
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Motion Picture Solutions (MPS), a leading international provider of world-class solutions to the cinema industry, today announces the appointment of Brent Watson as head of customer technical operations.
Sep 21, 2016 D-BOX Technologies Opens a First Motion-Coding Studio in China and Adds its Motion Effects to Two Feature Films
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Hot on the heels of their recent partnership with State Production Base of China Film Co. Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “State Production Base”), D-BOX Technologies Inc. (D-BOX) (TSX: DBO) is proud to announce the opening of a first motion-coding studio in Beijing, China. This collaboration will provide a new experience for the viewers to see Chinese feature-length films with the immersive D-BOX Motion Code® technology.
News Articles Restoring the Allure of the Movie Theater
Filmmaker Douglas Trumbull has invented a super-immersive film format and projection technology in hopes of improving the cinematic experience. Now he needs to get the industry to pay attention.
NAB Cinema Summit: On the Trail of Hollywood’s Biggest Villains
The Cinema Summit, organized by SMPTE and NAB and held each year in Las Vegas the weekend right before the opening of the show floor at NAB, is perhaps the best place to examine the nation’s most ico...
Lasers Go To The Movies
Laser technology is poised to bring back the magic to 3-D cinema – and bring audiences back to theaters in droves.
Dolby Laboratories Acquires SLS Audio
Dolby Laboratories (San Francisco CA) acquired SLS Audio (Ozark MO) on October 14, 2014. Terms were not made available. According to a member of Dolby’s public relations team, “The deal supports Dolb...
EU clears Dolby to buy cinema technology group Doremi
Dolby Laboratories (DLB.N) on Monday received EU clearance for its acquisition of digital cinema technology group Doremi, the European Commission said.
China's Huayi Brothers Buys Controlling Stake in Digital Cinema Tech Group GDC
Privately-held Chinese film company Huayi Brothers Media Co. has raised its equity holdings in GDC Technology, one of the world’s top digital cinema tech suppliers, to give it a controlling 79 percen...
Shining light on lasers: Illumination technology enters a new phase
The recent introduction at CinemaCon 2014 of the first commercially available laser-illuminated projectors puts the cinema industry in the forefront of what can be considered its fourth generation in...
Honda’s Project Drive-In Increases Support of Threatened Theaters
Delivery of Digital Projectors Raised to Nine
Texas Instruments’ projector technology moves beyond cinemas
Dallas-based Texas Instruments Inc. developed DLP technology 25 years ago for movie projectors, but with more than half of that global market converted, TI has been looking at new uses that were once...
A new way to listen: Expansive audio formats hold promise for cinemas
After a relatively quiet 20 years, cinema sound has rejoined the list of important issues that today’s exhibitors need to consider. While the industry as a whole has been occupied with the conversion...
Dolby Laboratories Acquires Rival IMM Sound
Dolby Laboratories has acquired rival digital cinema sound technology company IMM Sound, a privately owned Barcelona-based business, in a move that Dolby believes will help to speed adoption of its n...
Movie theaters diversify offerings beyond films
Amid a long-term decline in theater attendance, cinema operators nationwide are screening more concerts, plays, operas, boxing matches and sports events.
Movie Magic to Leave Home For?
Such were the possibilities raised last month at the CinemaCon convention in Las Vegas, where technology companies pitched theater operators on the merits of faster projection rates to improve clarit...
IMAX licenses Kodak technology for digital screens
Giant movie screen maker Imax Corp will license laser projection technology from struggling Eastman Kodak Co in a deal that will enable more Imax theaters to show digital films.
Fox Goes All Digital in Hong Kong and Macau
Twentieth Century Fox International says it will stop shipping film prints to theaters in Hong Kong and Macau at the end of 2011. Starting next year, all Fox movies will be provided exclusively in di...
Dolby Sheds Some Light on Exhibition at NATO Event
Amid a rising chorus of complaints about 3D projection, the National Association of Theater Owners California/Nevada turned to Dolby Laboratories last week for a special presentation about how best t...
Forty years of cinema innovation: Hollywood & 'FJI' celebrate a Dolby milestone
Exhibitors and their audiences around the world quickly associate the name Dolby with great cinema sound. What most don’t realize is Dolby Laboratories’ pivotal role in raising the quality of cinema ...
Toy Story 3: How Dolby Revolutionized Sound for 3-D Movies
Last June, Dolby unleashed Surround 7.1 in conjunction with Best Picture nominee Toy Story 3. For the first time, it enabled viewers of 3-D movies to feel like they were inside of the action and insi...
Technicolor to close North Hollywood film printing plant
The film-processing giant said it would shutter the plant because of the rapid acceleration of digital cinema, which has lessened demand for film prints. Operations will be transferred to a Technicol...
RealD Gets Serious with IPO - Update
It happened; Oversold is a bad thing on airplanes, but a good thing for RealD; Reuters reports that RealD's IPO raised 33% more than expected - 12.5 million shares are sold vs 10.75 expected, at $16 ...
Casting some light on 3-D
Laser Light Engines, a Salem, N.H., start-up, believes it has the solution: using lasers as the projector’s light source, instead of the standard xenon light bulb. And laser-lit projectors would have...
Movie theaters turn to live event screenings to fill seats
Theaters open new revenue streams by beaming in live events such as ultimate fighting and opera.
The return of 35mm 3D: Two competing processes add a new dimension to stereoscopic race
To add to the mix, there have been recent announcements of two competitive 35mm film 3D systems: Technicolor 3D, from one of cinema’s best-known brands, and Oculus3D™, a recent newcomer to the market...
Movie Theaters Secure Financing for Digital Upgrade
Trio of Cinema Chains to Get $660 Million to Pay for Conversions Enabling 14,000 More Screens to Catch 3-D Film Wave
France's UGC joins digital game
One of Europe's major exhibitors, UGC, has announced a pact with Paris-based digital cinema provider Ymagis for digital conversion of all its 605 screens: 373 in France, 88 in Spain, 80 in Belgium, 6...
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Whitepapers Auro 11.1 – A new dimension in cinema sound
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NATO Digital Cinema System Requirements
This document represents exhibitor requirements for digital cinema systems that supplement the requirements of other industry organizations. These requirements are intended for use by system provide...
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Welcome to the official site of the Joint Photographic Experts Group, JPEG, and Joint Bi-level Image experts Group, JBIG. As well as our members' site, it offers other useful sources of information a...
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