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[Update]Pierce, Jerry, Award, CinemaCon

Jerry very graciously accepted the Ken Mason Award this morning, citing a love for the art form over the technology, citing an appreciation for the technologies ability to give us the equivalent of an answer print 4 weeks into a movies run and citing the pleasure of receiving an award for something that “I love doing”.

If he had thoughts of laying into the audience of exhibitors during this CinemaCon’s opening day breakfast, they may have had the edges taken off by a previous award given by the Variety Children’s Charity. Little Vegas-native Kevin Marinez was placed on a new $4,000 orthopedic “Specialized” Adaptive bicycle which will grow as he does…one result of the exhibitor’s “Gold Heart Campaign”.

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[Update]Pierce, Jerry, Award, CinemaCon

Jerry very graciously accepted the Ken Mason Award this morning, citing a love for the art form over the technology, citing an appreciation for the technologies ability to give us the equivalent of an answer print 4 weeks into a movies run and citing the pleasure of receiving an award for something that “I love doing”.

If he had thoughts of laying into the audience of exhibitors during this CinemaCon’s opening day breakfast, they may have had the edges taken off by a previous award given by the Variety Children’s Charity. Little Vegas-native Kevin Marinez was placed on a new $4,000 orthopedic “Specialized” Adaptive bicycle which will grow as he does…one result of the exhibitor’s “Gold Heart Campaign”.

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All 3DAvatar™, AllThe3DTime™ [Updated]

James Cameron and the Avatar EyeYou must know this stuff if you are going to be an adequate part of the 3D/Digital Cinema machine…

HP – ‘Avatar’ sequels could shoot back-to-back (Cameron working on finishing ‘Avatar’ novel first)

Cameron hinted that the final two parts of the planned trilogy could be lumped together into a single production. “We’re actually talking about that. That’s not a decision yet,” he said. “That is something that makes a lot of sense, given the nature of these productions, because we can bank all the [motion] capture and then go back and do cameras over a period of time.” 

[Update] James Cameron 3D Backlash – Avatar Questions for James Cameron – Popular Mechanics]

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Avatar’s August Return Adds New Footage

exhibition logoFirstShowing.com says: Some of you may have thought (or hoped that) you would never heard about James Cameron’s Avatar ever again, but you were wrong. 20th Century Fox has officially announced that Avatar will be returning to theaters worldwide starting on August 27th next month with an extra 8 minutes of “never before seen” footage added. “Since – and largely as of result of – Avatar’s release last December, the number of available digital 3D screens has exploded, and moviegoers who missed experiencing the film in 3D, as well as fans that want to return to Pandora again, will now have that opportunity,” the studio said. Avatar is back baby!

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