Last week Australia’s EVT (entertainment, ventures, travel) opened the doors to Imax Sydney, which the company says has the third largest cinema screen in the world. Imax Sydney's opening week included Avatar: The Way of Water and the global launch of Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour.
The Imax Sydney screen spans 692 square meters, has a 1.43 aspect ratio, presents up to 40 percent more picture, providing an unparalleled experience for cinema lovers and is equipped with Laser by Imax projection technology.
Imax Sydney features Event Cinemas' bespoke food and beverage Marketplace, providing a selection of essential candy bar treats, a full-service bar, and a relaxing lounge area for patrons to enjoy before a film.
"The opening of Imax Sydney showcases EVT's commitment to bringing world class entertainment experiences to Australia,” said EVT CEO Jane Hastings. “With Laser by Imax, our new seating options and our food and beverage offering, we are setting a new benchmark for immersive cinema entertainment that captivates the senses."
"We are very excited to partner with EVT for our long-awaited opening of Imax Sydney in Darling Harbour, which is historically one of our best performing locations globally and a cultural centre of this beautiful city," said Imax CEO Rich Gelfond. "Imax Sydney immediately joins the ranks of our flagship locations and, with its state-of-the-art Imax technology, breathtaking design and Event Cinemas renowned cinema expertise, is a shining example of what the theatrical experience should aspire to."
Imax Sydney's revitalized interior boasts enhanced comfort and innovative facilities, making it the ultimate destination for film enthusiasts, families, and tourists alike.
Opening week will also feature the films The Creator, Oppenheimer, and the documentary Superpower Dogs.