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Introducing – Tools for Cinema Quality Assurance

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Cinema Test Tools for the Non-Technical Manager 

Cinema Test Tools is a free resource for the cinema industry, tuned most particularly for the non-technical manager. The tools include several DCPs, all with interesting means of testing the sound and picture quality for the interested by lightly trained staff. The lessons on sound and light are written to provide a foundation to communicate with the technician who must respond quickly and well to the information that they discover.

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. 

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...and finally, Encrypt

Perhaps there was a time when things were so confusing at the final stage of movie creation and festival distribution that it made more sense to send out an unencrypted version of your movie. James Gardiner, the CineTech Geek, begs you please – whether you make your DCP with DCP-O-Matic or whether you use a service...ENCRYPT. It is 2019, and you are a professional with an asset to protect.

James Gardiner, CineTech Geek, explains why to encrypt your DCP.