Archive for May, 2016

BMZ Review: Wild Africa

Monday, May 23rd, 2016

Virtual Safari Wild Africa By Ross Anthony Clouds billow across that huge IMAX bed sheet as the sunrise time lapses into sunset. What a sweet way to float into this water woven African safari. In the clearing, Mt. Kenya pokes its snowy summit. The camera slides across the icy caps until they ...

IMAX UNVEILS COMPREHENSIVE VIRTUAL REALITY STRATEGY; LAUNCHES LOCATION-BASED INITIATIVE THROUGH PARTNERSHIP WITH STARBREEZE

Friday, May 20th, 2016

IMAX to Create Fully Integrated Premium Out-of-Home VR Offering Encompassing Camera Capture, Content Distribution and Delivery NEW YORK, May 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced its strategy to develop a premium location-based virtual reality offering that will deliver immersive, multi-dimensional experiences, including entertainment content and games, to ...

GOOGLE AND IMAX PARTNER TO DEVELOP GROUNDBREAKING VIRTUAL REALITY CAMERA

Friday, May 20th, 2016

Technology Innovators Join Forces to Raise VR Capture Quality to the Next Level through IMAX Camera and Google's Jump Technology SAN FRANCISCO, May 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) and IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced at Google's annual developer conference, Google I/O, that the companies are working to develop ...

IMAX CORPORATION TO PRESENT AT THE 17TH ANNUAL B. RILEY & CO. INVESTOR CONFERENCE

Friday, May 20th, 2016

NEW YORK – May 13, 2016 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) today announced that Greg Foster, Senior Executive Vice President, IMAX Corp. and CEO of IMAX Entertainment, will present at the 17th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference on Wednesday, May 25th, 2016, at 8:30AM PT (11:30 AM ET). The conference ...

IMAX CORPORATION TO PRESENT AT THE 44TH ANNUAL J.P. MORGAN GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY, MEDIA AND TELECOM CONFERENCE

Friday, May 20th, 2016

NEW YORK, May 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that CEO Richard L. Gelfond will present at the 44th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference on Tuesday, May 24th, 2016, at 3:00 PM ET. The conference is being held at the Westin Copley ...

IMAX SIGNS 40-THEATRE FULL REVENUE SHARE AGREEMENT WITH GUANGZHOU JINYI MEDIA CORPORATION IN CHINA

Friday, May 20th, 2016

Deal Marks New Full Joint Venture Arrangement in China with One of the Country's Largest Exhibitors SHANGHAI, May 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX), IMAX China Holding Inc. (HKSE: 1970) and Guangzhou JinYi Media Corporation (JinYi), one of the largest exhibitors in China, announced a full revenue share agreement ...

MARVEL’S CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR BLASTS INTO IMAX® THEATRES WORLDWIDE WITH RECORD-SETTING $31.3 MILLION OPENING WEEKEND BOX OFFICE

Friday, May 20th, 2016

Film Scores Best-Ever Global IMAX Opening in May LOS ANGELES, May 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that Marvel's Captain America: Civil War opened with a record-setting $31.3 million on 955 IMAX screens globally, making it the largest opening ever for an IMAX release in May, as ...

MARVEL’S CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR LAUNCHES IN IMAX® THEATRES WITH BENCHMARK $10 MILLION AT THE CHINESE BOX OFFICE

Friday, May 20th, 2016

Film in Dead-Heat Race for Record Three-Day Opening Weekend in IMAX in China SHANGHAI, May 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that Marvel's Captain America: Civil War, released by The Walt Disney Studios, blasted into the Chinese market with a record-level debut gross of $10 million on ...

nWave Pictures Announces Co-Production and Distribution Agreement for “FULL CHARGE – The Power of Innovation” (WT)

Friday, May 20th, 2016

Brussels (Belgium), Paris (France) and Burbank (California), May 17, 2016 – nWave Pictures is pleased to announce an agreement with Paris-based N3D LAND Films for the co-production and distribution of the giant screen documentary film “FULL CHARGE – The Power of Innovation” (formerly “Icarus’ Revenge”). Set against the backdrop of ...

IMAX SIGNS 10-THEATRE AGREEMENT WITH SHANGHAI BESTAR CINEMAS MANAGEMENT CO. LTD. IN CHINA

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

Top Chinese Property Developer Future Land Holdings Launches Exhibition Business;IMAX to Serve as Anchor Attraction for Shanghai Bestar Cinemas Management Co. Ltd. SHANGHAI – May 2, 2016 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX), IMAX China Holding Inc. (HKSE:1970) and Shanghai Bestar Cinemas Management Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of Future Land Holdings Co. Ltd. ...