Southern Theatres’ Grand 14 Esplanade, at the Esplanade Mall in Kenner, Louisiana is scheduled to open December 12 as the first theatre to feature an entire complement of Christie technology.
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Quanta DGT has initiated a conversion program across Brazil that includes an initial installation of 193 Doremi Integrated Media Blocks and Integrated Media Server throughout multiple theater circuits.
Barco and digital cinema integrator Bardan Cinema are deploying 133 DLP Cinema projectors in Latin America, converting 62 existing screens and installing 17 new auditoriums by early 2014, in addition to 54 projectors already deployed.
GDC Technology has started expanding its digital cinema footprint in Latin America by organizing a series of training sessions and establishing a dealer network.
Film critic and historian Leonard Maltin will be a keynote speaker at the seventh annual Art House Convergence.
Regal Entertainment Group will install Barco’s Auro 11.1 digital cinema sound technology in 20 additional Regal Cinemas across the country.
Mercis bv, 6Sales and Big Tent Entertainment have a comprehensive deal with New York-based distribution company, The Orchard, to distribute the new, full-length feature film, Miffy The Movie.
Christie Digital Systems has announced a wide range of technology that it plans to showcase at this year’s ShowEast. The demonstrations will include Christie and Dolby 4K laser projection and audio technology, Christie’s prototype 4K-laser projector fronted by a RealD XL Cinema System and accompanied by Christie Vive Audio speakers and amplifiers configured for Dolby Atmos.
For the fourth consecutive year Christie Digital Cinema is supporting the movie screenings at the Australian International Movie Convention October 14-17 in the Jupiters Theater.
Cinedigm has announced that Michael G. Houser has joined its Los Angeles based international software sales team as director of software sales.