Cinema Technology Sep. 26, 2018
Register & Log in
X
Please login again. New Authentication System and User Account Options
April 2018

We have recently upgraded our login system.  An account is not required, but necessary to set your preferences and edit company information.  If you have previously registered, you can log in again using the same email address and password.  You can reset your password by following the "forgot password?" link on the login page.

  • You can now log in using your external account from GoogleTwitter or LinkedIn.  More services may be added. Feedback is requested to support@DCinemaToday.com. You may still need to add (and confirm) your email address if its not provided by the external login provider.
  • When logged in, you can access your Account Manage page by clicking on your email address under the DCinemaToday logo. 
  • A login account allows you to request edit permissions for your company listing.  This permission is granted on a request basis to authorized employees and business principals.  More information on requesting to updating company information is available on the Account Manage page.  Once authorized, the companies you can update will be listed in the Authorizations section of your Account Manage page. 
  • A login account allows you to set the order of the Market Focus tabs on the DCinemaToday Home page.  You can set any tab as your default starting tab. To do this, go to the Tab Preferences section of the Account Manage page   (Desktop only - not yet ready for the Mobile App.)   More user-specific features are under development, so we recommend you log in when possible.
Please contact us with any questions, feedback, issues, bug reports at support@DCinemaToday.com
Sponsors
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.

Industry

Shows & Events


# 1941 RCA

RSS News
RSS Info About RSS

Skip Navigation LinksStart/Menu > Find News > Refresh this page
Santiago de Chile—Oct 31, 2017

Christie Projectors Power the Screens for Muvix, Chile’s Newest Cinema Chain

Christie®, the world leader in creating and sharing the best visual and audio experiences, is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Muvix, Chile’s newest multiplex chain, to equip 40 theatres throughout the country with Christie’s digital cinema projectors over the next three years.
 
The Muvix brand is a new one belonging to the Syem Group, a family-run enterprise operating in the cinema exhibition sector in Chile under Cine Star, which has four multiplexes in Chile and is the country’s only chain owned by Chilean capital. While Cine Star focuses on small multiplexes with no more than four screens in small cities and towns with populations of between 40,000 and 70,000 inhabitants, Muvix, will be located in the country’s major commercial centres, improving and renewing the industry’s current overall resources in the country.
 
Muvix’s mission is to be a major player in the cinema industry and to compete on an equal footing with the big multinationals operating in Chile. However, the new exhibitor also has its sights sets outside its home country, with plans to expand into other South American countries, starting with Peru.
 
Sebastián Martínez, Muvix’s CEO and founder, explained: “We were well conversant with Christie projectors because, as a family group, we have been operating in this industry for more than 60 years and we had already used its 35 millimetre projectors. We have excellent references for the brand, and the technical team we are putting together are coming from different exhibitors in the industry, many of them with prior experience working with Christie.”
 
Martínez added: “For Cine Star and Muvix, choosing Christie as its projection partner was not a decision we took lightly. That’s because we are currently immersed in a process of expansion of both our chains, so it was really important to have a technological partner that we could rely on in the long term. Christie demonstrated a much greater interest and involvement in our expansion process than other projection brands. We know that its products are the leaders in terms of quality; and we visited its factory in Canada to take a look at its production processes and what it has in the pipeline, and that helped make up our minds to work with Christie.”
 
The first of Muvix’s multiplexes to be equipped with Christie cinema projectors will be located in the city of Punta Arenas in the south of Chile, which is scheduled to open its doors this coming December. It will have four screens and around 700 reclining seats, making it the biggest and most modern complex in the city. More specifically, this multiplex will be equipped with projector workhorses Christie CP2208, and CP2215 and the  CP2230.
 
Diego López, Christie general manager for NOLA and the Andes Region, was enthusiastic. “We are delighted that Muvix has chosen us as its projection partner in this new venture it is undertaking. We know that the chain is committed to delivering the best standards in projection in order to stand out from its competitors, and we are convinced that with our products and service they will be able to give their audiences that added value”.
 
In 2018, Muvix will open new screens in Santiago and Linares and in 2019 in Talca, Antofagasta and Talagante, with an initial investment in the millions of dollars. Each one of these cinemas will be located in malls currently under construction or in the planning phase.

Christie Contacts:
Dave Paolini
+1 519-749-3127
david.paolini@christiedigital.com
 
Ignacio Fossati
PR Consultant Latin America
Tel: (+34) 630348395
ignacioprensa@gmail.com

Media Gallery
Logo: Christie About Christie: Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc. is a global visual and audio technologies company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ushio Inc., Japan (JP:6925). Consistently setting the standards by being the first to market some of the world’s most advanced projectors, complete system displays, and cinema audio solutions; Christie is recognized as one of the most innovative visual technology companies in the world. From retail displays to Hollywood, mission critical command centers to classrooms and training simulators, Christie display solutions and projectors capture the attention of audiences around the world with dynamic and stunning images, accompanied by awe-inspiring sound. Visit www.christiedigital.com. Christie Directory page Christie Web Site
Countries:
Chile

Share this page:
More Christie News:
Sep 10, 2018 New Crowne Pointe Theatre in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, Features Christie Projectors in All Nine Auditoriums
Sep 4, 2018 Christie Brings Cinema to Life, Repeating as the Official Projection Partner of the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)
Aug 30, 2018 Christie CP4230 Impresses Cinema Goers at Düsseldorf Airport Throughout the 2018 OpenAirport Cinema Event
Aug 27, 2018 Christie Cinema Projectors and Vive Audio Sound Systems on the Menu at New Moviehouse & Eatery Theater Complex in Austin, Texas
Aug 22, 2018 Christie Showcases Next Generation Cinema Projection Solutions with Proprietary RealLaser™ Illumination Technology at BIRTV
Aug 15, 2018 Cinemark Theatres Acquires Christie® CP4325-RGB Pure Laser Cinema Projector for its Multiplex in Kaohsiung
Jul 27, 2018 Christie Continues to Set the Standard for Cinema Technology Innovation at the 2018 Australian International Movie Convention
Jul 4, 2018 Christie Brings its Expertise to Big Cine Expo for the Third Time as Official Technology Partner
Jun 18, 2018 Christie Marks Ten Years of Collaboration with Shanghai International Film Festival as Exclusive Cinema Projection Partner
Jun 7, 2018 Christie Debuts Cinema Industry’s First Affordable RGB Pure Laser Projector at CineEurope 2018
Jun 4, 2018 Conque 2018, the Mexican Comic Convention, Came to Life with Christie
May 29, 2018 Christie Projector Lighting Up Wes Anderson Retrospective at Mexico’s National Film Theatre
May 18, 2018 Twelve Years A Partner – Christie Clocks Up Perfect Dozen at Cannes Film Festival
Apr 23, 2018 Wanda Film Holding and Christie to jointly establish Cinema Technology Center of Excellence (CTCE) research and development laboratory
Apr 20, 2018 CEN Engages Cinema Audiences Nationwide, Rewards Moviegoers for Sharing Behaviors with Surveyme
Apr 19, 2018 Steeped in Film Heritage, Christie Shapes Future of Cinema Technology
Apr 19, 2018 Showtime Cinemas Opens Second “All Christie” Cineplex in Taiwan
Apr 18, 2018 Kinoplex Completes Digital Cinema Roll-Out with Christie
Mar 19, 2018 Christie Demonstrates its Ongoing Support for Independent Exhibition in Australia and New Zealand at the ICA Conference & Gala Dinner 2018
Jan 23, 2018 Yashan International Resort Hotel Selects Christie Cinema Solutions for VIP Theater
©Copyright 2003 - 2018 WHMCC, LLC .
| Contact | Terms of Service | Privacy Policy
All rights reserved.
banner