Click on the headlines to read the full articles.
May 30, 2018—The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce Evans & Sutherland, in partnership with Christie Digital, will present their 8K digital cinema RGB laser system at GSCA’s Dome Day event on September 24 at McWane Science Center in Birmingham, Alabama. The E&S 8K dome system was chosen by the GSCA Technical Committee after a comprehensive request for proposal and selection process.
May 14, 2018—Mousetrappe (www.mousetrappe.com
) announced today that
Michael Daut has joined the company as Director, New Business Development to
further expand their growing portfolio of national and international projects.
Michael Daut comes with a wealth of experience within the industry, most
recently at Evans & Sutherland (E&S) where he was instrumental in
acquiring numerous large accounts and expanding the product line. Joining
Mousetrappe, Michael will cultivate and establish new partnerships while
maintaining the existing relationships with their prestigious clientele.
May 10, 2018—"IMAX, The Big Picture" was the subject on the latest edition of Westdoc Online, a new series all about documentary production. The conversation featured giant screen filmmakers Greg MacGillivray, Stephen Low, Sean Philips, and Mark Krenzien. Click here to watch the episode at WestDocOnline.com.
May 8, 2018—D3D Cinema
is pleased to announce that 2018 marks its
tenth anniversary. A pilot offshoot of large-format film producer/distributor
Giant Screen Films in its earliest days, D3D has boldly and dramatically
altered the landscape of the museum cinema business over the course of just a
decade. The company now boasts over 75 giant screen and museum cinema
installations, with an estimated $80 million in market impact, as measured in
incremental box office revenues and operational savings.
May 2, 2018—IMAX Corporation and AMC Theatres have signed a binding letter of intent to install IMAX's new ground-breaking laser experience for commercial multiplexes in 87 of the exhibitor's highest-performing IMAX at AMC locations across the U.S. The announcement coincides with the launch of the next-generation of IMAX with Laser, IMAX's most advanced commercial projection system to date designed to transform the premium blockbuster moviegoing experience.
May 2, 2018—IMAX Melbourne celebrates its 20th anniversary on May 22. The theater will re-release MacGillivray Freeman’s groundbreaking 1998 documentary film Everest on IMAX 15/70 film on May 22 to celebrate 20 years of immersive giant screen movies.
May 1, 2018—Canada's The Globe and Mail
interviews director Stephen Low on his new documentary The Trolley
, the beauty of streetcars, and shooting on IMAX. Read the full article here.