Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share

Digital Cinema Awards will be celebrated for the first time in Cannes

As an XDC initiative, the Digital Cinema Awards will be celebrated for the first time during the International Digital Film Forum (IDIFF).
"IDIFF is very pleased to welcome the premiere of the Digital Cinema Awards it will be an official ceremony ideally held in the prestigious Palais des Festivals in Cannes, and which will highlight some persons working actively at the heart of the artistic and technical problems debated during IDIFF," said Jean-Paul Gillet, responsible of IDIFF.
Laurent Minguet, CEO of XDC International, explained the initiative: "The large digital cinema roll-out started actually in Europe in 2005, and particularly with XDC. Hence, the idea of sponsoring the Digital Cinema Awards was well suited in order to thank all the parties which have permitted to boost digital cinema."
Four prizes will be given: the Producer of The Year, the Motion Picture Director of The Year, the Distributor of The Year and the Exhibitor of The Year.
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

Profanity Delay For Mind Media Awards 2017
Time Delay TV has supplied the profanity delay equipment to Kinura for The Mind Media Awards 2017 in London's Leicester Square. The broadcast was tran
Action-Packed Year For Liverpool's Film Industry
Liverpool is taking a starring role on the silver and small screens across the world as filming in the city is at an all-time high. The Liverpool Film
Dolby Digital Cinema System Selected For US Beta Test and Kinepolis in Europe
Dolby Laboratories has announced that Technicolor Digital Cinema has ordered 190 Dolby Digital Cinema JPEG 2000 systems, and will deploy 60 units for
Barco and Dadi Digital Cinemas agree large scale digital cinema deployment in China
Digital cinema pioneer Barco and Guangdong Dadi Digital Cinema China Ltd. have signed an historic agreement to roll out digital cinema across Guangdon
Barco Digital Cinema positions key executives for global expansion
Following its recently announced senior sales appointments in North America, Barco Digital Cinema has announced three further international appointmen
China Film Group Places Major Barco Order
Barco is supplying 800 digital cinema projectors to the China Film Group (CFG), which is leading the digitalization process for cinemas in China. To s
Qube Cinema Premiere XP-I Digital Cinema Server at ShowEast
Qube Cinema will introduce the new XP-I digital cinema server at ShowEast. Based on the Qube XP-D Series 2 server platform, the XP-I is designed to wo
Doremi Cinema To Equip Odeon/UCI's Digital Cinema Expansion
Doremi Cinema has been selected by Odeon/UCI, Europe's largest cinema operator, to supply the next phase of its Digital Cinema expansion with DCP-2000
DTS Digital Cinema Introduces New Products At Cinema Expo
DTS Digital Cinema, a provider of digital entertainment services for content owners and cinema exhibitors, has announced the introduction of a new sui
DTS Digital Cinema To Debut End-To-End Solutions At Cinema Expo 2007
DTS Digital Cinema has announced its plans to première its end-to-end solutions at Cinema Expo 2007. DTS Digital Cinema offers a complete end-to-end s
Doremi Cinema Supply DCP-2000 Digital Cinema Players To Cannes Film Festival
Doremi Cinema has supplied DCP-2000 Digital Cinema players for 12 theatres to support over 80 digital screenings at the Cannes Film Festival. Doremi C
Doremi Cinema Appoints Digital Cinema Support Executive
Doremi Cinema is strengthening its UK operations with the appointment of Brent Watson as Digital Cinema Support Executive. Watson will work alongside
Doremi Cinema To Participate In Digital Cinema Rollout
Doremi Cinema, the cinema industry’s leading supplier of JPEG 2000 servers, has been selected to participate in a major UK digital cinema rollout by O
Christie support Cinema EXPO International 2005 celebration of digital cinema
Cinema EXPO International 2005 on June 27 to 30, 2005, Europe's largest gathering of the Motion Picture Theatre Industry, will open its doors next wee
Dolby Laboratories to showcase digital cinema products at Cinema Expo 2005
Dolby Laboratories has announced that at Cinema Expo (June27–30 in Amsterdam) it will demonstrate the full Dolby Digital Cinema presentation system an