Everyman and partner Jaguar recently presented a special immersive event and screening of the film Babylon at the four-screen Everyman Crystal Palace. The venue was transformed into a dazzling cinematic experience, transporting 300 guests to the hedonistic world of Hollywood in the 1920s.
In what many referred to as a transition year for the industry, the Digital Cinema Distribution Coalition said it managed record-breaking achievements in 2022 with new goals exceeded. The distributor saw the most titles delivered in a single quarter, the third quarter since its inception with a record 91 titles including several live events.
The Event Cinema Association’s annual Slate Day – now in its sixth year – will take place January 26 at the Empire Cinema, Walthamstow in London.
Fathom Events has announced its slate of titles for the upcoming first-ever Fathom's Big Screen Classics series. The series will run throughout 2023, celebrating the anniversaries of 11 of Hollywood's most beloved motion pictures and the debut of a newly restored print of the enduring 1942 classic Casablanca.
BTS: Yet to Come in Cinemas will be presented by Hybe, Trafalgar Releasing, and CJ 4DPlex in theatres globally from February 1 for a limited time across more than one hundred countries and territories. The events on February 4 will be dedicated to Light Stick Screenings, where audiences can celebrate using the band's signature illuminated merchandise.
Cinemark is once again teaming up with ESPN to bring some of college football’s most anticipated matchups to the big screen, only at Cinemark theatres. Following the success of last year’s kickoff program, Cinemark and ESPN are expanding the number of locations showcasing the best that college football has to offer.
PVR Cinemas has formed an exclusive partnership with Visa, the official payments technology partner of FIFA to convert eleven cinemas in eight cities into Visa FIFA World Cup 2022 hubs and showcase two key matches live on screen – the third-place quarters and finals on December 17 and 18. Both PVR and Visa will be inviting their clients for the live screening of these matches exclusively at these selected PVR Cinemas.
Imax and Pathe Live recently brought the French pop-rock band Indochine to Imax screens. It was the first recorded music event to be released through the Filmed for Imax program and topped the French box office in wide release surpassing Disney/Marvel's Black Panther: Wakanda Forever on the same day. Continuing with Imax-exclusive encores throughout the weekend, the concert film was also the top new opener in the market.
Soccer fans throughout Mexico are enjoying the FIFA World Cup live at 280 cinemas thanks to satellite operator CinecolorSat and digital cinema content distributor KenCast.
The Hemisfèric, part of the cultural and scientific complex at the City of Arts and Sciences in Valencia, Spain, has installed a Christie CP4450-RGB pure laser cinema projector in its main theatre. It is the biggest screen of its kind in Spain, with a concave dome covering 900 square meters (9687 square feet) and 24 meters (79 feet) in diameter. Christie’s partner Ingevideo installed the projector.