3D VOD package Launched by 3D Content Hub
3D Content Hub (Melbourne, Australia) introduces an offering of more than 30 stereoscopic films to its partners and new platforms in an effort to overcome the gridlock in the industry. The content package consists entirely of native stereoscopic 3D productions and includes award-winning short films as well as TV-length documentaries.
The move is intended to be a major statement to sceptics who maintain the myth of a 3D-content shortage.
Technicolor's 3D plan is marching on
Technicolor planned earlier this year to release 3D movies on 35mm film. The first commercial agreements should be presented next week at ShowEast, but they already announced support from DreamWorks Animation, Lionsgate, Paramount, Overture, Universal Studios, ...
XDC is moving to the new Pôle Image de Liège !
XDC is the leading D-Cinema service company in Europe and the one delivering the largest number of 3D movies to theatres.
Located in the center of Liège, Belgium, and close to the futuristic new Media Cité designed by Calatrava, the well known architect, the Pôle Image de Liège is the new location of several cinema companies and studios.
As far as today, XDC has installed more than 500 digital screens in 10 European countries and is the leading service company, dedicated to building a pan-European digital cinema network. XDC provides end-to-end digital cinema solutions including equipment supply, financing (VPF, leasing, ...), training, installation and maintenance, as well as content processing and delivery. The company is the first entity to have VPF digital cinema deployment agreements with all the 6 major US studios Warner, Fox, Universal, Paramount, Sony and Disney for a total of 8,000 digital screens in 22 European countries. Today, XDC has signed VPF deals with exhibitors for about 1,000 screens spread over 11 European countries (Austria, Portugal, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Belgium, The Netherlands, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Poland). XDC has also achieved a global financing of 100 millions Euros with Fortis Bank to allow the VPF roll out of 2,000 digital screens in the first phase of its European deployment program. XDC Digital Content Lab has been processing more than 500 different titles, and offers a full service including mastering, duplication, key management, 24/7 helpdesk, extranet tracking, physical/virtual delivery. Last but not least, XDC is also very active in Alternative Content by offering a full service from booking and promotion up to delivery, reporting and box office collection. XDC is backed by EVS Broadcast Equipment (Nyse Euronext EVS.BR) and several leading financial investors.