It all started at CinemaCon, two years ago to be exact. Jocelyn Bouyssy, CEO of France’s CGR Cinemas, one of the country’s leading exhibition circuits, was making the rounds of the trade show floor and private meeting rooms where the industry’s most prominent technology vendors displayed their latest offerings. One
PRESS RELEASE IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) and Supercines, the largest cinema operator in Ecuador, today announced a sales agreement for five new IMAX® theatres in Ecuador. The theatres will be added to a combination of new and existing complexes throughout Ecuador with three to be located in the city of Guayaquil,
PRESS RELEASE DATE 19th June 2017 – At CineEurope this year, Sony Digital Cinema 4K confirms the launch of FINITY – the compelling new campaign to promote the company’s Premium Large Format (PLF) projection solutions. FINITY tells audiences they’re in for a truly spectacular big-screen experience, with jaw-dropping images presented
PRESS RELEASE San Francisco and Cannes, May 26, 2017— Les Cinémas Gaumont Pathé, the largest cinema chain operator in France, the Netherlands, and Switzerland, and Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: DLB) announced plans to open 10 Dolby Cinema locations, with seven in France and three in the Netherlands. This includes Amsterdam
PRESS RELEASE PLANO, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK), a leader in the motion picture exhibition industry, has aligned with THX, renowned as the guarantor of best-in-class cinemas and consumer electronics, to certify Cinemark’s private-label premium large format XD auditoriums. THX certification will ensure XD auditoriums offer a superior audiovisual
Each year in the lead-up to CinemaCon, journalists and exhibitors attempt to predict the topics and questions that will dominate the convention. This year, in addition to the regular wedge issues and hype concerning evolving distribution business models, an inopportune quote from Netflix CEO Reed Hastings was getting outsize attention.
PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK and Knoxville, Tenn. – Jan. 6, 2017 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC) today announced an expansion of the companies’ existing joint revenue sharing agreement to include the installation of 11 additional IMAX® theatres in the U.S – bringing to 100 theatres Regal’s total IMAX