Archive for September, 2015

IMAX Corporation’s IMAX China Determines The Offer Price For Its Share Offering

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

HONG KONG, Sept. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) today announced that IMAX China Holding, Inc. ("IMAX China", stock code: 1970), a Cayman Islands company, has determined the offer price for the offering (the "Offering") of its shares to be listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Limited ("Hong ...

Russian Epic The Duelist To Be Released In IMAX® Theatres In Russia And Select International Territories Beginning October 2016

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that the visually stunning and action-packed Russian-language film, The Duelist, from Non-Stop Productions – the studio behind Russian hit Stalingrad and Golden Globe®-winning and Academy Award®-nominated Leviathan – will be digitally re-mastered in the immersive IMAX® format ...

Humpback Whales Wins Best Film of the Year and Other Top Accolades at the GSCA Film Awards

Friday, September 25th, 2015

MacGillivray Freeman's ocean adventure also wins Best Film for Lifelong Learning, Best Cinematography and Best Marketing Campaign September 25, 2015, Laguna Beach, CA—MacGillivray Freeman Films was honored with three top film awards for Humpback Whales at the recent Giant Screen Cinema Association Achievement Awards in San Francisco. The film won ...

Behind-the-scenes at the IMAX theater at Indianapolis’ White River State Park

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

WISH-TV takes a look behind-the-scenes at the IMAX theater at White River State Park in Indianapolis: Article >>

Fotokem gives inside look into making Journey to Space for the Giant Screen

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Check out this video on the post-production work for the special venue film, Journey to Space, as described by Senior Colorist John Daro and Post and VFX Super Rick Gordon:

IMAX trailer for The Walk

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

Sony Pictures has released the IMAX trailer for upcoming film, The Walk. The Walk is the true story of a young dreamer, Philippe Petit, and a band of unlikely recruits who together achieve the impossible: an illegal wire walk in the immense void between the World Trade Center towers. The film opens ...

GSCA Releases Digital Immersive Giant Screen Specifications (DIGSS) 1.2

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

September 22, 2015—GSCA is pleased to announce the release of the Digital Immersive Giant Screen Specifications (DIGSS) 1.2, the second formal revision of the DIGSS 1.0 document that was the result of the Digital Immersive Screen Colloquium for Unified Standards and Specifications (DISCUSS). In DIGSS version 1.2, the GSCA technical ...

Stellar Cinemas Builds On IMAX Success With Five-Theatre Revenue Share Deal In China

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

China's 6th-Largest Exhibitor To Introduce IMAX to Wanzhou SHANGHAI, Sept. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) and SMI Holding Group Limited, a leading Chinese entertainment and media company that operates theatres under the name Stellar Cinemas, today announced an expansion of the parties' revenue sharing arrangement with the addition of ...

IMAX And Better Life Sign Two-Theatre Sales Deal In China

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

Leading Chinese Commercial Developer Joins IMAX Business to Support Expansion Plans BEIJING, Sept. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced an agreement with Better Life Commercial Chain Share Co. Ltd., (Better Life) a multi-format retailer, for two new IMAX® theatres in China's Hunan province to be operated by ...

Walking With Dinosaurs: Prehistoric Planet 3D and Tiny Giants 3D Win Awards at GSCA

Friday, September 18th, 2015

Giant Screen Films and BBC Earth are proud to announce that the BBC Earth’s first two giant screen releases - Walking With Dinosaurs: Prehistoric Planet 3D and Tiny Giants 3D - took home honors last week at the Giant Screen Cinema Association Awards in San Francisco. Walking With Dinosaurs: ...