The Advanced Imaging Society has announced that its inaugural Distinguished Artist Award will be bestowed upon Jeffrey Wright recognizing his commanding performance in American Fiction. The 2024 Lumiere Awards ceremony will take place February 9 at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Distribution & Exhibition
Cineplex Digital Media has signed an agreement with Cadillac Fairview to operate and sell digital and static media, and sponsorships, for its extensive network of highly desirable shopping destinations across Canada.
Cinépolis is deploying Unique X’s MovieTransit network in Mexico. All 6,821 Cinépolis screens throughout Mexico will be connected. This multi-year agreement marks the roll out of Unique X’s electronic network for fast, efficient and reliable delivery of feature film and trailer content to all Cinépolis locations across Mexico, increasing the number of connected sites to nearly 800 in the territory and 3,500 worldwide.
Omniterm, creator of software solutions for the entertainment industry since 1978, has announced the appointment of Darrin Lewis as its new president, effective January 1. Lewis succeeds Ed Coman, who served as president until Jonas Software acquired the company in April 2021.
To celebrate the return of National Popcorn Day on Friday January 19, Showcase Cinemas is offering popcorn for just £1 for one day only. National Popcorn Day honors the tasty snack that has been a favorite of cinema-goers for decades.
In the UK, a media first, the Royal Air Force has become the first advertiser to partner with Cineworld as the sole sponsor of the cinema chain’s 4DX format. The spot has been specially adapted into CJ 4DPlex’s 4DX format, which is available across 34 Cineworld cinema sites. The enhanced version of the ad will run in the Gold Spot premium position across all 4DX enabled screens. The non-4DX ad will run simultaneously across the rest of Digital Cinema Media’s estate.
Imax Corporation has named entertainment marketing executive Anne Globe as chief marketing officer. In her role, Globe will oversee all brand, film marketing, creative, and social media for the global entertainment technology platform. Previously, Globe served as CMO of Skydance Media, as well as DreamWorks Animation.
Regal moviegoers can celebrate cinema's most popular snack with a trip to the theatre for National Popcorn Day on January 19. This Friday, Regal Crown Club members receive a free small popcorn with ticket purchase at any of our concession stands across the country. Guests who are not a member of the free RCC program will receive 50 percent off any size classic popcorn purchase.
Samsung has installed its Onyx Cinema LED display at the Lamm-Lichtspiele arthouse cinema in Erlangen.
Timewaying Technology has unveiled another 20-meter Digital Cinema Initiative-certified 4K LED cinema at ZheJiang Times Cinema in Hangzhou, China.