As of mid-August, 87 giant-screen theaters in 15 countries have reopened following extended closures caused by the coronavirus pandemic. This represents about 41% of the worldwide inventory of 213 non-multiplex GS screens.
At the beginning of June, the vast majority of all cinemas worldwide, giant-screen and conventional, remain closed. We continue our coverage of the effect of the pandemic on the GS world.
In early November 2013, Imax Corporation and Laser Light Engines, Inc., hosted demonstrations of laser-illuminated projectors for industry professionals in California.
Director Stephen van Vuuren recounts the process of getting his concept for “In Saturn’s Rings” to the giant screen.
More than 260 people attended the second Digital Cinema Symposium held at Moody Gardens in Galveston, TX, Jan. 9-10, 2012.
More than 160 people attended the giant-screen industry’s first Digital Symposium, hosted by Moody Gardens in Galveston, TX, Jan. 24–25, 2011.