Korean exhibitor Lotte Cinemas has selected GDC Technology’s pioneering integrated media block technology to replace 75 legacy media servers. The replacement involves the deployment of the SR-1000 Standalone Integrated Media Block and GDC’s enterprise storage at 10 screens and the S1 Kit Plus at 65 screens.
Arts Alliance Media has agreed a significant MX4D partnership with Lotte Cinema, the second largest multiplex cinema chain in Korea, and AMPA, a Korean cinema technology integrator. Presenting audiences with an unrivaled, multi-dimensional moviegoing experience, Lotte Cinema will introduce the immersive MX4D Motion EFX Theatre to 10 locations throughout South Korea as they prepare to enhance their premium large format offering and accelerate box office revenue.
On August 9 and August 12, Trafalgar Releasing and WYS En Scene are presenting Mamamoo: My Con the Movie in select cinemas worldwide. The film will give audiences around the world the chance to see Mamamoo and its members – Solar, Moon Byul, Whee In, and Hwa Sa – in concert performances from Seoul and beyond and witness their personal and heartfelt stories via rare behind-the-scenes footage and interviews.
Lotte Cinema has selected GDC Technology’s SR-1000 Standalone Integrated Media Block for its Lotte Cinema World Tower, which is upgrading the projection booth technology as part of a renovation project. The renovation started last year with plans to complete all 21 halls by this year.
GDC Technology Limited has won a solicited proposal to be CJ CGV Cinemas exclusive provider from 2023 to 2026. The agreement involves the deployment in China, South Korea, and Southeast Asia of the GDC’s SR-1000 media servers with a built-in cinema audio processor for 7.1 surround sound and enterprise storage.
CGV has signed an exclusive agreement to acquire hundreds of Christie CineLife+ series cinema projectors featuring some of the most energy efficient illumination systems on the market for its multiplexes located in South Korea, China, Vietnam and Indonesia over the next three years.
Lotte Cultureworks, a subsidiary of Lotte Group that manages the operations of Lotte Cinema, has acquired 4K RGB pure laser projection systems for its flagship Superplex World Tower auditorium in Seoul. The exhibitor has also opened several premium large format auditoriums across South Korea.
BTS: Yet to Come in Cinemas in ScreenX delivers a truly immersive experience that puts audiences in the front row. With a 270-degree field of view and exclusive imagery, audiences will feel like they are watching BTS live in concert. In multi-sensory 4DX, audiences are surrounded by unique motion and environmental effects that reproduce the atmosphere of a live concert.
RNR has introduced a new financial technology platform for film copyrights called Cine Marketplace 2.0, which the company says allows individuals to invest and trade partial ownership stakes in film copyrights.
GDC Technology Limited announced today that it is relocating and expanding its offices in South Korea and Spain to Seoul and Barcelona respectively. The moves will add more resources to support the current momentum and sales in Korea and EMEA.