Theatres Converting to Digital 3D with Sonic and Christie

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Sun, 03/22/2009 - 20:00 -- Nick Dager

The conversion to digital cinema by theatre operators throughout the United States continues and is gaining momentum as the 2009 schedule of 3D movies are released. Sonic Equipment Company an authorized Christie cinema reseller is equipping dozens of independent theatres across the U.S. Midwest with Christie DLP Cinema projectors with Brilliant3D technology. “Christie offers us the best choices in technology performance and reliability for our customers while also keeping prices affordable. Independent theatres are looking for the best deal with the most ‘bang-for-the-buck’ and have found it here with our package options ” says Eric L. Olson director of operations Sonic Equipment Company. 
“Our install and service teams have stepped up to meet the growing demands of customers ready to convert their 35mm booths to digital. The relationship we have with Christie has helped to make it easier to sell lots of digital projectors and present the most compelling offer to our customers through training product availability and their ongoing commitment to their re-seller network ” says Olson.
 Craig Sholder vice-president of entertainment solutions at Christie says “With exhibitors excited about bringing new movie experiences to audiences and more 3D Hollywood content slated for this year and next we are excited to enable Sonic to bring the best digital experience to independent theatre operators throughout the U.S.”   Over the past few months Sonic Equipment Company has converted dozens of screens to digital and more are on the way including:
 Sun Valley Cinema 6 - Mountain Home Arkansas 
 Blair Theatre - Belleville Kansas Derby Cinema Derby Kansas
 B & B Theatres Festus 8 Cinema - Festus Missouri 
 B & B Theatres Liberty Cinema 12 - Liberty Missouri
 Great Eight Cinemas - Union Missouri 
 Sullivan Cinema 6 - Sullivan Missouri Athena Grand - Athens Ohio  B & B Claremore Cinema 8 - Claremore Oklahoma
  Times Square Cinemas - Tyler Texas    
 Christie Digital Systems Sonic Equipment Company