The Chinese movie market this year shattered multiple previous records to become the highest-grossing Chinese New Year holiday in the history of domestic cinema. Statistics from the China Film Administration, the nation's top industry regulator, showed that during the holiday period from February 10-17, the country grossed 8.02 billion yuan ($1.12 billion) from 163 million tickets, representing an increase of 18.47 percent and 26.36 percent, respectively, compared with the same period last year.
LeVision's three invalidity challenges to the RealD 3D dual-beam and the three-beam optical system patents were all rejected, confirming in full the validity and integrity of the invention patents of RealD 3D projection system in China.
Timewaying Technology has unveiled another 20-meter Digital Cinema Initiative-certified 4K LED cinema at ZheJiang Times Cinema in Hangzhou, China.
Multiplex Cinema Limited, which says it is Hong Kong’s largest cinema circuit, has selected GDC Technology products for its newest cinema located in the recently opened Airside shopping mall. GDC’s SR-1000 integrated media block and the award-winning CA2.0 cinema automation were selected for MCL Airside after successful evaluating the products at Movie Town and MCL Cyberport.
Cinionic today unveiled details about its 2023 Cinionic World exhibition at CineAsia, running December 4-7 at the Siam Mall Icon Cineconic Theatre in Bangkok, Thailand. Cinionic World invites attendees to feel the difference and features highlights from Cinionic's all-laser portfolio of cinema systems, including the award-winning Barco Series 4 family, interactive displays, and live laser demos.
Last week China Film Appotech hosted the 2023 Cinema Technology Open Day event in Beijing and shared insights into the consumption trends of the new generation of movie fans and, it said, showed how VLED LED movie screens can help theatres increase operating income and seize market opportunities.
Christie will feature its wide range of cinema technology at the Beijing International Radio, TV and Film Exhibition, to be held at the China International Exhibition Center from August 23-26.
Imax Corporation has filed a proposal to acquire the outstanding 96.3 million shares in Imax China, a Hong Kong-listed subsidiary established by Imax Corporation to oversee its business in Greater China. The deal is worth roughly $124 million. The offer represents an approximate 49 percent premium to the 30-trading day average closing price. Upon approval of the offer, Imax Corporation will own 100 percent of Imax China.
The Unilumin Group, based in Shenzhen, China announced today that the company’s third LED direct view cinema screen, measuring 14 meters with 4K resolution, has passed the Compliance Test Plan and received Digital Cinema Initiative compliance with GDC Technology’s SRC-7500 Integrated Media Block.
Since its establishment in 1934, the Grand Theatre Cinema has held a cherished place in the hearts of Guangzhou residents. Now, after years of anticipation, it reopens in the Huangpu Joy Mall, marking a new chapter in its history enhanced by HeyLED technology.