Strong/MDI Screen Systems has produced and delivered the world’s tallest Imax screen to Royal Cinemas in Pooler, Georgia. The venue is set to open by the end of February.
At 76 feet and 2 inches tall, the screen will be used in a custom-built 363-seat auditorium and feature Imax with laser technology, a 4K system that adds a new optical engine, custom designed lenses, and a suite of proprietary technology.
“Royal Cinemas and Imax are committed to giving their customers the best movie-going experience possible, and we are thrilled to be able to provide them with this high-precision giant screen,” said Ray Boegner, president of Strong/MDI. “Strong/MDI's high-performance screens are considered the standard-bearer to Imax and among major exhibitors in the industry who demand superior presentations.’’
“We’re happy to be working with Strong/MDI to provide a record-setting Imax screen to Royal Cinemas. This will be the tallest Imax screen in the world, featuring immersive-by-design Imax with laser technology, increased resolution, sharpened and brightened images, and deeper contrasts to deliver the most powerful lifelike visuals available today,” said Mark Welton, president, Imax Theatres.
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