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The Digital Cinema Distribution Coalition launched two years ago this month.
»POSTED on October 7, 2015
Two years ago this month, a new organization – the Digital Cinema Distribution Coalition – launched what was then billed as “the industry’s first-ever digital theatrical delivery service.” With the launch, DCDC began servicing its founding companies by transporting feature films and other content via satellite across the United States. That DCDC... //READ MORE


Heart Like a Hand Grenade Green Day Documentary in Theatres October 15
»POSTED on October 9, 2015
On the day of its world premiere at the 38th Mill Valley Film Festival, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees Green Day have announced a collaboration with Abramorama, Reprise Records and Vimeo to distribute the documentary, Heart Like a Hand Grenade, an unprecedented behind the scenes look at the writing and recording of their legendary album American Idiot. Abramorama will release the film theatrically in the United States on more than 135 screens on October 15 followed by an exclusive Vimeo On Demand release the next day, October 16.
Samuel L. Jackson in Capital One's Keep it Simple campaign. Filmworkers Keeps Effects Simple
»POSTED on October 9, 2015
Filmworkers’ Rob Churchill has become the go-to visual effects wizard for some of the top directors in advertising. He recently joined director Spike Lee in placing actor Samuel L. Jackson into a series of swanky digital office sets.
Woody Allen, Vittorio Storaro on the set of Allen's first digital shoot. Storaro Chooses Sony CineAlta for Woody Allen’s First Digital Shoot
»POSTED on October 9, 2015
Sony today confirmed that filmmaker Woody Allen has chosen Sony CineAlta for his first ever-digital shoot. For this special project, Allen will be shooting with Sony’s CineAlta F65 camera and the film will be mastered in 4K. The F65 has long been the choice among filmmakers around the world, including critically acclaimed cinematographer Vittorio Storaro, who will be working with Allen on the currently untitled film.
Christie Vive LA3S-3ohm Christie Extends Vive LA Series Loudspeaker Lineup
»POSTED on October 9, 2015
Christie has extended its Vive Audio line with the introduction of the LA2 premium screen channel loudspeaker and the LA3S-3ohm premium surround channel loudspeaker. The speakers continue the Christie Vive tradition of using ribbon-driver technology to provide perfect timbre matching, enhanced voice intelligibility and low distortion, helping exhibitors complete the experience for their movie-going audiences.
Shared Dimension has upgraded Cinema Intelligence. Share Dimension Redesigns Cinema Intelligence
»POSTED on October 9, 2015
Share Dimension has announced that Cinema Intelligence now has a redesigned and extensive new functionality.
Will Palmer, CEO and co-founder of Movio. Are Women the Key to Box Office Success?
»POSTED on October 8, 2015
Even with such chart-topping titles as Jurassic World and The Avengers: Age of Ultron, 2015’s unadjusted cumulative box office is up only six percent over 2014 and only one percent over 2013. In a recent presentation, a top Movio executive suggested that the film industry is “leaving money on the table” by not paying more attention to underserved sectors of the movie going audience, namely women.


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