GDC Technology Limited announced today that Cinebox has signed an agreement to replace all legacy media servers with GDC’s SR-1000 Standalone Integrated Media Block with diskless CineCache built-in cache memory storage. Cinebox is Mexico’s largest independent theatre circuit and operates in 13 cities such as Poza Rica, San Juan, San Martin, Tampico, Tula, and other Mexican citie
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The UK’s Picturedrome Cinemas has reached an agreement to start a Cielo Cinema Enterprise Trial to optimize its operations. Bell Theatre Services is implementing the technology.
The International Cinema Technology Association, the leading global network of professionals in the motion picture industry, today announced that award nominations are now open for its Third Annual North America Cinema Awards.
The Larry H. Miller Company has announced a major expansion of the Megaplex brand to include its first luxury cinema-entertainment center featuring premium format auditoriums, luxury bowling with lane-side dining, a variety of food and beverage options, Swig soft drinks and snacks, private event and party space, and more.
Showcase Cinemas UK will be exclusively screening the specialist guinea pig documentary, The Keeper of The Pigs, starting November 9. The film, which follows the humorous and heart-warming adventure of director Sharon Walia and rescue center owner, Shaz Kelly, on their voyage from the UK to Peru, sets out to discover the forgotten history of the guinea pig, in one of the first major documentaries about the curious creatures.
Severtson Screens will highlight numerous cinema screens and coatings during the 2023 Africa Cinema Summit, which is being held in Accra, Ghana at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel November 14-16.
Sharp NEC Display Solutions of America and Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America have launched the new NC603L and NC1503L Laser Projectors. The newest addition to the Digital Cinema Projector Series, the NC1503L Laser Projector offers the latest RB Laser Phosphor technology that has been improved over decades for a speckle free, high-quality image. The NC603L utilizing blue laser with phosphor offers the same speckle free high-quality images for small screens. Both the new NC603L and NC1503L use internal chillers for easy, flexible installation on the cinema ceiling or within the projection booth.
CinemaNext has signed a long-term agreement with Powersoft covering 60 territories in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Under the terms of the agreement, Powersoft will provide direct access to its portfolio of amplifiers, including the Duecanali and Quattrocanali series, Mezzo series and new cloud-based Unica amplifier platform.
Multiplex chain PVR Inox, India, has reported a profit of Rs 166.3 crore in the second quarter of fiscal 2024 as against a loss of Rs 81.6 crore in the June quarter on account of the success of films including Jawan, Jailer, and Gadar 2, according to the company.
Christie Digital Systems is partnering with the film festival SXSW Sydney, which is being held now in Australia for the first time through October 22.