Dolby Laboratories’ Ioan Allen has been presented with the International Cinema Technology Association presented with its Icon Award. Allen becomes the second honoree to receive the award, which was first bestowed upon the Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation for its efforts to aid members of the cinema industry when COVID-19 closed theatres.
Moving Image Technologies and LEA Professional today announced a partnership to distribute LEA’s line of smart power amplifiers to the global cinema market.
Multiplex chain Inox Leisure has launched AmpliX, what the company is calling a next generation audio format and has installed AmpliX in one screen of its flagship cinema at Inorbit Mall Malad, Mumbai.
The Grove at Wesley Chapel, Florida, part of the B&B Theatres chain, upgraded the movie theatre with a B&B Grand Screen in time to present Avatar: The Way of Water.
Cinewav's outdoor cinema audio technology has been granted a U.S. patent. Cinewav replaces other sound systems including FM transmitters or broadcasting in outdoor movie theaters, with a phone-based app. Users can simply watch on a large screen and listen on their phone via a small down-loaded audio file that syncs with the images displayed on the screen.
Christie demonstrated the award-winning Cinity Cinema System at CineAsia 2022. The demonstrations showcased the full capabilities of the system – a creative blending of 4K, 3D, high brightness, high frame rate, high dynamic range, and wide color gamut display capabilities, paired with immersive sound.
GDC Technology Limited today announced today the worldwide sales and commitments of two of its products. The LPU-1000 LED Player, which directly interfaces to power the Samsung Onyx LED Cinema Screen has sold more than 100 units. And its SR-1000 IMB integrated media block is now deployed in more than 20,000 cinema screens worldwide.
GDC Technology Limited announced today that it has signed an agreement with Film Expo Group to amplify its participation at CineAsia 2022. The agreement names GDC Technology as the Official Presenting Sponsor of CineAsia 2022, the largest cinema convention and trade show in the Asia Pacific region. CineAsia is taking place from December 5-8 at the True Icon Hall in Bangkok, Thailand. GDC is located on the seventh floor of True Icon Hall in meeting room MR2.
Cineplanet Salon, France, has installed Flexound Augmented Audio technology. The multiplex in Salon-de-Provence has nine auditoriums, which are also equipped with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X sound technology.
Inox today announced the launch of its second multiplex in the Indian city of Mysuru at Centro. The new multiplex has four auditoriums with a total of 474 seats. Inox now operates 16 multiplexes with 66 screens in the state of Karnataka.