Film & Cinema News

  1. Christie lights up Doctor Strange

    Projector firm Christie has used its innovative MicroTiles product to help promote the new Marvel movie Doctor Strange.

    Visitors to the Okeaniya Shopping Centre in Moscow are able to “experience the multiverse” through the Doctor’s eyes thanks to Christie’s special tiles.

    Doctor Strange

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  2. Spanish cinema chooses new Sony 4K SRX-R515P to stream movies

    Spanish cinema chooses new Sony 4K SRX-R515P to stream movies
    A cinema chain in Spain has chosen Sony for its new projectors at six of its nine cinemas. Aqualon Cinemas in Huelva will use the new Sony 4K SRX-R515P.

    The deal, which was completed between Sony Digital Cinema 4K’s Managed Services and Aqualon Cinemas, will allow Sony to offer assistance

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  3. Ang Lee creates history by shooting in 120fps using Christie Mirage projectors

    Two Christie Mirage 4KLHs were used for the shooting of Ang Lee’s latest film, Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk; it was announced at a recent screening.

    The nine-minute clip was shown at this year’s IBC Big Screen Experience and was screened at 120 fps and in 4K 3D.

    Usually found in theme

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  4. French Motorsport circuit updates infrastructure with latest projectors

    A motorsport venue in France has replaced all its displays and projectors with Sony equipment.

    The owners of the Circuit Paul Ricard, located at Marseille, wanted to update its outdated video monitoring systems, which included inefficient CRT screens and analogue CCTV cameras, so made the decision

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  5. Barco forms strategic partnership to provide flagship projectors for cinemas

    Barco forms strategic partnership to provide flagship projectors for cinemas
    Barco has formed a strategic partnership with global movie exhibition company National Amusements Inc. (NA). As a result of this partnership, Barco will be installed in all premium large format Showcase XPlus auditoriums.

    The cinemas targeted first will be in the states of Massachusetts, New

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  6. Disney gets patent for 'projector drones' approved

    Disney gets patent for 'projector drones' approved
    Disney is proposing an idea where they launch projector drones at its theme parks. These drones would beam images onto screens and create colourful and bright images at night.

    In a patent granted this month, Disney plans to use drones, modify them into so-called projector drones. These are designed

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  7. Cinemas repair 70mm projectors ahead of The Hateful Eight screenings

    Cinemas repair 70mm projectors ahead of The Hateful Eight screenings
    Cinemas are being forced to find and renovate 70mm projectors in order to screen director Quentin Tarantino's latest film, The Hateful Eight.

    An advocate of traditional filmmaking techniques, Tarantino chose to shoot the action-packed western in widescreen format on traditional film cameras,

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  8. Odeon brings 4K projector technology to Bournemouth cinema goers

    Odeon brings 4K projector technology to Bournemouth cinema goers
    IMAX has long been the first and last word in innovation when it comes to top level projection technology in cinemas. But there are other players in the game as the latest news from Bournemouth demonstrates.

    The town is to be the host to the largest Odeon screen on the South cost, a massive 18

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  9. IMAX laser projector technology finally arrives in London

    IMAX laser projector technology finally arrives in London
    The long wait for the arrival of IMAX's 4K digital projectors is over as The Empire in London's Leicester Square has finally celebrated the launch of its revamped Screen 1.

    Talk of the new IMAX laser projection system has been going on for some time now and it was confirmed in early

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  10. Autumn's biggest DVD and Blu-ray releases

    Home cinema owners are in for a treat this autumn as 2015's biggest blockbuster movies hit the shelves.

    Projector owners will be able to get their hands on a wide range of titles, including summer's biggest comedies, dramas and thrillers.

    'Mad Max: Fury Road' is definitely

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