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Introducing – Tools for Cinema Quality Assurance

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Cinema Test Tools for the Non-Technical Manager 

  • A free resource for the cinema industry
  • Tuned most particularly for the non-technical manager.
  • Tools include:
    • Several DCPs for testing the sound and picture quality
    • Lessons on sound and light
    • Written to help communicate with the technicians

The key is a free Online Managers Online Walk Through Checklist that correlates with the many DCPs. It helps bring an understanding of the many nuances of the auditorium's situation in a straightforward way. 

Building auditoriums for the Arts is a tradition from the Greeks. Projection has since been added.

20,000 Explosion...now 28,000

Infrastructure for Digital Cinema facilities is the main focus of this forum. Normally, this means the ancillary equipment, (boxes, cables, software) and the talent required to get the entertainment from the distributor to the projector.

But, one cannot let pass without comment, the largest infrastructure event in DCinema's evolution.

The Players:
Digital Cinema Implementation Partners - DCIP; the combined forces of the AMC, Regal and Cinemark cinema chains, with approximately 14,000 screens, 45% of the US market (and 55% of ticket sales.) This group has an earlier partnership that brought digital advertising to the theaters, and another ongoing venture named Digital Cinema Distribution Coalition (DCDC) with Warner Bros. and Universal to provide an entertainment distribution network.

Warner Bros. is missing from the list of studios who have signed a VPF agreement with DCIP. So is Sony.

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