November 2019 Digest

RBC Museum IMAX

The Royal BC Museum and IMAX Victoria, site of the GSCA 2019 Conference.

GSCA 2019 Conference Coverage

The Giant Screen Cinema Association held its annual conference and trade show in Victoria and Vancouver, B.C., Canada, in September. Our exclusive coverage reports on several of the sessions and the awards ceremony. Coverage will conclude in the December issue.


Giant Screens and High Frame Rates

by James Hyder. In October, Ang Lee’s Gemini Man was released at 120 frames per second, raising the issue of High Frame Rate (HFR) again. Although the movie failed at the box office, can HFR benefit the GS industry?


Toni Myers celebration
Snapshots from Myers’ life were hung in the atrium of Imax Corp. HQ.

Celebration of Toni Myers’ Life in Toronto

More than 250 colleagues, friends, and family of veteran GS producer Toni Myers gathered at the offices of Imax Corporation in Toronto to celebrate her life and achievements.

Read the full article.


Three Domes Convert from Film to Digital

GS domes in Saint Paul, MN; Mobile, AL; and Saint Louis, MO; replaced their IMAX film projectors with digital systems this fall.


The Biz: Headlines


Shorts: Headlines


    Other features:

  • In production: 26 giant-screen films with credits and production updates
  • September 2019 bookings: 781 bookings of 94 films in 214 theaters
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