The Event Cinema Association has launched the first website to promote and support live and recorded cinema events, also known as alternative content, which is increasingly being screened and finding new audiences in cinemas around the world.
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The new Centaurus Cineplex opens its doors this month in the new The Centaurus mega-mall in Islamabad, Pakistan’s capital city.
Harkness Screens has provided a Stagelite White/Black surface for the forthcoming Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Oscars Outdoors summer series.
Kodak has concluded a new agreement with 20th Century Fox to supply motion picture film to its movie and television studios.
Laser Light Engines founder and executive vice president, Bill Beck, has been elected chairman of the Laser Illuminated Projector Association.
Dolby Laboratories and Regal Entertainment Group announced today that Regal recently installed Dolby Atmos in 20 of its big-screen RPX: Regal Premium Experience theatres. The systems were installed in time for the premiere of Warner Bros. Man of Steel.
Cinedigm has announced a partnership with Slamdance that will bring a slate of feature programming to digital platforms.
The Camera Store supplied five Skquattro pedestals and additional support equipment for a live stereoscopic broadcast of Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake from St Petersburg. Starring Yekaterina Kondaurova, the Swan Lake 3D Live Special Event was relayed on June 6 from the Mariinsky Theatre to cinema audiences in more than 50 countries around the world.
Opening June 28, DDA cinematographer Rachel Morrion’s next feature Some Girl(s) is filled with her sensitive portraiture of poignant stories. Some Girl(s) will be the first narrative feature to be released exclusively through new online video portal Vimeo On Demand.
The Euromed Audiovisual III program of the European Union and the European Audiovisual Observatory are publishing a report on film and audiovisual industry in Lebanon.