Urvashi Cinema Installs India’s First 3D Screen

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Wed, 05/12/2010 - 20:00 -- Nick Dager

The Urvashi Cinema in Bangalore India has undergone a significant upgrade in anticipation of some thirty 3D movies to be shown in the next 12-18 months. Urvashi is the first 3D digital equipped single screen cinema in India. The centerpiece of the upgrade is a 56-foot by 28-foot Perlux 220 Harkness screen. The 3D system includes Christie projection a Qube XPD server solution and the XpanD 3D system. The theatre has a seating capacity of 1 100 including a balcony of 464 seats. “With the explosion of blockbuster movies coming out in 3D and digital 2D it was essential for us to equip our cinema with a screening system that could provide our patrons with all of the action and excitement of 3D ” says Amit Gowda president of Urvashi.  “Harkness’ Perlux 220 provides incredible images that allow our customers who spend their hard earned money to live the entertainment.” Harkness Screens www.harkness-screens.com