Cinedigm Named Digital Cinema Advisor to Telluride Film Festival

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Sun, 08/29/2010 - 20:00 -- Nick Dager

The Telluride Film Festival has named Cinedigm as its official digital cinema advisor; the festival takes place September 3-6 in Telluride Colorado.   Cinedigm will help the Telluride Film Festival implement digital cinema systems for its theatres including the Palm Theatre the Chuck Jones Cinema and the Galaxy Theatre. Cinedigm will contribute strategic and technical advice relative to digital cinema and will help the Festival identify the appropriate vendors necessary to transform the Festival into a digital venue.   We are thrilled to have Cinedigm join us in our commitment to excellence in film presentation says Julie Huntsinger Tom Luddy and Gary Meyer co-directors of the Telluride Film Festival.  We strive to provide an environment that showcases the most creative minds in film.  Digital cinema is a growing aspect of the industry's future and Cinedigm's unparalleled expertise in digital cinema is a huge asset for the Festival.   “2010 has been a watershed year in the evolution of digital cinema ” says Adam M. Mizel interim co-CEO of Cinedigm. “Cinedigm has been one of digital cinema’s primary architects and as such we’ve developed a network of theatres across the country that can bring new and exciting options to theatre audiences independent producers and movie exhibitors alike. The Telluride Film Festival is a leading independent film event and one of the most respected gatherings of film visionaries each year.  We are excited to support the Festival and introduce digital cinema and its opportunities to its attendees.”