Archive for December, 2015

GSCA 2016 International Conference and Trade Show Will Be Held in Toronto on October 4-7

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

December 22, 2015—The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce that its 2016 International Conference and Trade Show will be held on October 4-7 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The Cineplex Scotiabank IMAX Theatre will host flat-screen presentations on the IMAX next-generation digital laser projection system, and the Ontario ...

IMAX SCORES RECORD-SHATTERING OPENING WEEKEND BOX OFFICE WITH STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS GROSSING $48 MILLION IN IMAX® THEATRES WORLDWIDE

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that Star Wars: The Force Awakens, released by The Walt Disney Studios, scored a record-setting opening weekend in IMAX® theatres with $48 million worldwide on 677 screens (excluding China), making it the Company's best-ever weekend at the ...

D3D to Install Christie Laser Projection System at Naval Aviation Museum

Monday, December 14th, 2015

Naval Aviation Museum Foundation selects D3D Cinema to install next-generation Christie laser projection technology Evanston, IL (December 14, 2015) -- D3D Cinema is pleased to announce they will install a cutting-edge laser-illuminated giant screen cinema system for the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation at the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Florida. ...

Sigourney Weaver Narrates: New ASTEROID: MISSION EXTREME Digital Fulldome Film/NatGeo Studios & Sky-Skan

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC STUDIOS AND SKY-SKAN DISTRIBUTE NEW DIGITAL FULLDOME FILM NARRATED BY SIGOURNEY WEAVER: ‘ASTEROID: MISSION EXTREME’ Open Now in Fulldome Theaters Worldwide Coming to Digital 2D, 3D and Flat Screen in Spring 2016 WASHINGTON (December 9, 2015) – ASTEROID: MISSION EXTREME, a new digital fulldome adventure from National Geographic Studios and Sky-Skan, features narration ...

IMAX Launches Private Theatre Business With More Than 80 Initial Signings

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

IMAX Corp. joint venture with TCL shows strong momentum after June product launch in China; Installations beginning now and extending through 2018 SHANGHAI, Dec. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) announced that in the six months following the launch of the IMAX Private Theatre "Palais™" (Palais), it has signed ...

IMAX Crosses 500th Theatre Signing Milestone In Greater China With CJ CGV 25-Theatre Agreement

Monday, December 7th, 2015

Company's Second-Largest Exhibitor Partner in Asia Ups its IMAX Commitment to 122 Theatres SHANGHAI, Dec. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX), IMAX China Holding Inc. (HKSE: 1970) and CJ CGV today announced an expansion of the companies' partnership with the addition of 25 new IMAX® theatres across China. The ...

Images from Space Next 3D

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

Check out these images from upcoming Giant Screen film, Space Next 3D. The film offers a glimpse into tomorrow, and the possibilities of what is to come by way of private space developments and national space programs. Space Next premieres this Friday at the Giant Screen Theater at the National Infantry Museum ...

Trailer for Space Next

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Check out the trailer for upcoming Giant Screen film, Space Next 3D. The film offers a glimpse into tomorrow, and the possibilities of what is to come by way of private space developments and national space programs. Space Next premieres this Friday at the Giant Screen Theater at the National Infantry Museum ...

BIG & Digital releases Space Next 3D in 6P Laser in National Infantry Museum’s New Giant Screen Theater

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

[LAS VEGAS, NEVADA (December 2, 2015)] – The official U.S. premiere of Space Next 3D, a space documentary produced by Afterglow Studios and distributed by BIG & Digital, takes place Dec 4 in the newly renovated Giant Screen Theater at the National Infantry Museum (Columbus, Georgia). The theater has undergone ...