Archive for September, 2013

Captain Phillips™ To Be Released In Select IMAX® Theatres Worldwide Starting October 11

Monday, September 30th, 2013

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX), in partnership with Sony Pictures Entertainment, a division of Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE), today announced that Captain Phillips will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® format and released in select IMAX® theatres worldwide beginning October 11. Captain Phillips is ...

Mark Kresser named President of K2 Communications, Ed Capelle named SVP

Friday, September 27th, 2013

Mark Kresser, formerly V.P. Of Distribution for K2, has been promoted to President. According to Bob Kresser, K2 CEO, “the promotion is based upon Mark’s outstanding performance over the past several years in both theatrical and ancillary distribution for a growing library of films, and his expanded responsibilities on ...

K2 receives NSF grant for “Secrets of the Universe”

Friday, September 27th, 2013

K2 Communications has been awarded a generous grant of $2,855,838 from the National Science Foundation to produce a Giant Screen film featuring the breakthrough work of the world's leading physicists at the world's most extraordinary research lab, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). Straddling the border of France and Switzerland ...

K2 LAUNCHES 3NET STUDIOS’ FIRST FILM SPACE: UNRAVELING THE COSMOS

Friday, September 27th, 2013

September 26, 2013, El Segundo, CA -- K2 Communications today announced the release of Space: Unraveling the Cosmos. Utilizing groundbreaking 3D and 4K computer graphics, Space will be released in 3D and 2D, 2K and 4K, as well as in "full dome" format for digital planetariums. The film ...

Trailer for Walking With Dinosaurs 3D

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Check out the trailer for upcoming film, Walking With Dinosaurs 3D. Recent discoveries and a breakthrough in technology will introduce new and unique dinosaurs that are more real than ever before and put moviegoers in the middle of a thrilling prehistoric adventure. The film opens in theaters December 20, 2013. BMZ Film Page ...

National Geographic Cinema Ventures to Bring ‘Giant Pandas 3D’ to Large-Format and Digital Theaters in Museums Worldwide on Valentine’s Day 2014

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

WASHINGTON (Sept. 26, 2013)—“Giant Pandas 3D,” a groundbreaking natural-history film capturing for the first time in 3D highly endangered giant pandas living in Wolong National Nature Reserve in the People’s Republic of China, will be released to the worldwide network of 2D and 3D large-format and digital cinemas in museums, ...

Star Wars: Episode VII could be shot with IMAX cameras

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

CinemaBlend.com writes: With the 3D trend visibly dying out, movie theaters and studios are looking for even more ways to get people to actually leave their houses to go to the movies, and thus far the hippest new thing is IMAX. The large format that used to be limited to planetariums ...

‘ANTARCTICA’S PENGUIN EMPERORS 3D’ IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR DISTRIBUTION

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA, September 24, 2013 - Passmorelab and K2 Communications announced that the new documentary 3D film - ANTARCTICA'S PENGUIN EMPERORS 3D - is now available for distribution to museums and science centers in selected territories. This family friendly film was shot on location in Antarctica, the ...

IMAX Corporation to Present at Goldman Sachs Communacopia, MKM Partners Entertainment & Leisure Conferences

Friday, September 20th, 2013

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) today announced that Richard Gelfond, Chief Executive Officer of IMAX Corporation, will present at the Goldman Sachs 22nd Annual Communacopia Conference on Wednesday, Sept. 25th, 2013, at 10:30 am EDT. The conference is being held at the Conrad ...

Trailer, poster, images from RoboCop

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Check out the first trailer, poster, and images from RoboCop. When Alex Murph – a loving husband, father and good cop doing his best to stem the tide of crime and corruption in Detroit – is critically injured in the line of duty, OmniCorp sees its chance to build a part-man, ...