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. 

DoJ Links...and others

Maybe you're researching:

2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design [Large PDF; Search on "219.3 Receivers."]

Digital accessibility: Exhibition industry aims to deliver entertainment for all

Feds consider movie-captioning rule : Hearing Loss Law

Live Webcast - ANPRM Hearing in Washington, DC - open captions

Digital Cinema Specification Documents FAQ from a software writer and all around nice guy, Wolfgang Woehl

‎isdcf.com/papers/20091111-TimelineForAccessibility.pdf 

Troubles getting CSP/RPL protocol through SMPTE

Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability: Movie Captioning and Video Description [DoJ Proposed Rule]

Movies | Hearing Loss Association of America [Great List of Advances]

Captionfish - a Captioned Movies Search Engine: The latest captioning technology - a 2011 CinemaCon report

showusthecaptions [licensed for non-commercial use only] / Show Us the Captions! Online Press Room

Enabling the Disabled in Digital Cinema [Kaagsian Article]

Update on Digital Cinema Support for Those with Disabilities: December 2010 [Karagosian Site]

Subtitled cinema - why it matters - Action On Hearing Loss: RNID

Fire Alarm to Protest Against a Captioned Movie? | Audio Accessibility

Captioning, Subtitles, Accessibility, Technology, CART, STTR, Language, Literacy, Translation, Interpretation

showusthecaptions [licensed for non-commercial use only] / Show Us the Captions! Online Press Room

‎www.titrafilm.com/uploads/Sourds_malentendant_audiodescription_TITRA_FILM.fr.pdf

‎www.uslinc.com:8880/ftp/CCE-100/Cce100manual.pdf

Your Local Cinema .com - Subtitled and Audio Described cinema

Community and Culture - Frequently Asked Questions | National Association of the Deaf

Agreement on Terminology – International Federation of Hard of Hearing People

‎Washington State Communication Access Project Final Order (pdf)

 Accessibility at AMC Theaters - In Theaters and Online

Association of Science–Technology Center; What Captioning Is and Who Uses It

NATO Comments. April 2000; Washington DC Movie Captioning Lawsuit

Report to Film Council - UK Film Council - British Film Institute

Inclusion Daily Express -- One In Seven UK Cinemas Offers Captioning And Audio-Description | Cinema Technology Article - September 2008

Digital Screen Network Content Specification V1.1; 20 December 2005 [pdf]

Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability by Public Accommodations and in Commercial Facilities

Digital Cinema Specification Documents List

Screen Australia: Research - Cinema - Screens and theatres - Totals | - By exhibitor

showusthecaptions [licensed for non-commercial use only] / Show Us the Captions! Online Press Room

Subtitled cinema - why it matters - Action On Hearing Loss: RNID

Open captions for movies – the real story | Media Access Australia

Fire Alarm to Protest Against a Captioned Movie? | Audio Accessibility

Deafness Council Western Australia Inc

Captioned movies

Deaf Chat | People Deaf Culture - AllDeaf.com

Captioning, Subtitles, Accessibility, Technology, CART, STTR, Language, Literacy, Translation, Interpretation