China National Film Museum Upgrades to 3D

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Sun, 02/13/2011 - 19:00 -- Nick Dager

The China National Film Museum has installed a Barco DP2K-32B digital cinema projector to present 3D programs in the museum's IMAX Theatre. Currently the largest specialized cinema museum in the world the China National Film Museum is a monument to Chinese cinema. Feng Xiaozhong theatre department director of the China National Film Museum says “As digital cinema becomes more widespread today's audience is expecting more and more from digital wide-screen 3D cinema. Therefore as the world's largest national cinema museum we must keep pace with the evolving technology to fulfill our customers' expectations. Barco's new DP2K-32B digital projectors fully live up to the high standards for color brightness and depth that are essential in the cinema market. The enhanced cinema experience that these projectors create is indeed worthy of a Guinness Record holder.” Barco's managing director for greater China Yan Fei says “The China National Film Museum represents Chinese cinema's technology culture and areas of development. The fact that the museum is again using a Barco product in its screening hall underlines the trend towards digital screening in the Chinese cinema market. We will continue to support this process by providing innovative products leading technologies and high-quality service.”