Archive for August, 2015

D3D and Christie Launch Laser Dome Projection System

Monday, August 31st, 2015

D3D Cinema and Christie Announce Rollout of Premium Laser-Illuminated Projection System for Giant Dome Theaters Evanston, IL (August 31, 2015) -- D3D Cinema and Christie® are pleased to announce the completion of R&D testing on a laser-illuminated digital giant dome projection system. Client demonstrations will commence this fall, with the ...

Images from Wild Cats

Monday, August 31st, 2015

nWave Pictures Distribution has released production stills from their upcoming film, Wild Cats. Wild Cats 3D takes us closer than we ever dreamed possible to the magnificent lions, cheetahs and leopards of southern Africa. On a trek through the desert dunes of Namibia, and the spectacular landscapes of the Okavango Delta ...

National Geographic Studios’ Antonietta Monteleone named Vice President of Film Distribution

Monday, August 31st, 2015

National Geographic Studios is happy to announce that Antonietta Monteleone has been named Vice President of Film Distribution.   National Geographic’s giant screen films are currently on 300 screens worldwide, with 70 additional theaters opening this fall. Its newest production Asteroid: Mission Extreme will premiere in October, 2015 and Extreme Weather in the Fall of 2016.    “I’m ...

Evans & Sutherland to Support GSCA 2015 Conference as Partner-Level Sponsor and Demo 8K Digital Fulldome Digistar 5 System

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

August 26, 2015—The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce that Evans & Sutherland has signed on as a partner-level sponsor, the highest level of support, for the upcoming GSCA International Conference and Trade Show in San Francisco on September 9-11 and Dome Day at The Tech Museum ...

IMAX Corporation to Support GSCA 2015 International Conference and Trade Show As Partner-Level Sponsor

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

August 25, 2015—The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce that IMAX Corporation has signed on as a partner-level sponsor, the highest level of support, for the upcoming GSCA International Conference and Trade Show in San Francisco on September 9-11. IMAX’s contributions include hosting the opening reception and ...

Sony Pictures Entertainment To Release Chinese-language Hit Wolf Totem In Select IMAX® Theatres In The U.S., Canada And Latin America Beginning Mid-September

Monday, August 24th, 2015

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) and Sony Pictures Entertainment have announced that Wolf Totem—the Chinese-language hit film, which was produced and distributed locally by China Film Group—will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® 3D format and released into limited IMAX® theatres domestically on Sept. ...

MacGillivray Freeman Expands into TV Production

Friday, August 21st, 2015

AWARD WINNING DOCUMENTARY FILM COMPANY, MACGILLIVRAY FREEMAN FILMS, EXPANDS INTO TELEVISION PRODUCTION WITH HIGH RESOLUTION PROGRAMMING August 21, 2015, Laguna Beach, CA – For the first time ever, MacGillivray Freeman Films, the leading independent producer and distributor of films for IMAX® and giant-screen theatres, has expanded into the world of television ...

Giant Screen film, Secrets of the Universe, to feature women in STEM

Friday, August 21st, 2015

Physicist Deborah Berebichez writes of her involvement in the upcoming Giant Screen film, Secrets of the Universe. Via The Huffington Post: I've never forgotten the movie that kindled my interest in physics. For that reason, I am grateful for the opportunity to be part of the team creating Secrets of ...

IMAX’s Next-Generation Laser System to Be Showcased at Giant Screen Cinema Association International Conference and Trade Show

Friday, August 21st, 2015

August 21, 2015—The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce that delegates of the upcoming GSCA International Conference and Trade Show in San Francisco will be treated to a demonstration of IMAX’s next-generation digital laser projection system’s capabilities during the conference technical session on Friday, September 11, at ...

IMAX And Shanghai Film Corp. Expand Partnership With Five-Theatre Deal In China

Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Leading Chinese Exhibitor Has Signed Agreements for 26 IMAX® Theatres in Past Year BEIJING, Aug. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced an agreement with Shanghai Film Corporation (SFC) and its subsidiary, Shanghai United Circuit Co. Ltd. (SUC), for five additional IMAX® theatres in China. Four of the ...