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RealD Named 3D Technology Provider for the South East Asia Premiere of “X-Men: Days of Future Past”
|By Business Wire
|May 14, 2014 12:00 AM EDT
Global 3D and visual technology company RealD Inc. (NYSE: RLD) announced
today it has been selected as the 3D technology provider for the South
East Asia premiere of “X-Men: Days of Future Past”. RealD will provide
3D projection technology and movie-themed RealD 3D glasses for the
special advance screening on May 14, 2014, at Shaw Theaters LIDO.
The advance screening will take place in 10 auditoriums simultaneously
at Shaw Theaters LIDO. RealD 3D cinema systems, the world’s most widely
used 3D cinema technology, have been installed at the LIDO location.
RealD also announced it will provide 1,800 pairs of limited edition
“X-Men: Days of Future Past” themed collectible RealD 3D glasses for the
guests at the premiere event.
“X-Men: Days of Future Past” is not only a fantastic movie adaptation of
the classic Marvel series, featuring a star-studded cast, but also
showcases the creativity in stereography and high quality 3D production.
Through RealD’s industry brightest 3D projection technology, we are
proud to contribute to the film’s presentation with a realistic and
immersive viewing experience. With the addition of the movie themed
collectible RealD 3D glasses, we hope the visuals will leave an
indelible memory for the audience,” said Edman Chan, Vice President and
General Manager, Asia Pacific of RealD.
To ensure the quality of presentation, Chan added that the film premiere
will be presented at a 6FL light level in all 10 auditoriums. This high
brightness level helps deliver a premium image quality and added depth.
“Shaw Theatres has always been an advocate of great technology that will
enhance the movie-going experience for all our patrons, and we are
honored to be the hosting theater for this premiere event. With 'X-Men:
Days of Future Past' presented in the higher 3D brightness level of
6FL, guests and patrons can look forward to a memorable viewing
experience,” said Mark Shaw, Executive Vice President of Operations,
The world’s most widely used 3D cinema technology, RealD 3D is installed
in more than 25,000 auditoriums by approximately 1,000 exhibitors in 74
countries around the world.
About RealD Inc.
RealD is a leading global licensor of 3D and other visual technologies.
RealD’s extensive intellectual property portfolio is used in
applications that enable a premium viewing experience in the theater,
the home and elsewhere. RealD licenses its RealD Cinema Systems to
motion picture exhibitors that show 3D motion pictures and alternative
3D content. RealD also provides its RealD Display, active and passive
eyewear, and RealD Format technologies to consumer electronics
manufacturers, content producers and distributors to enable the delivery
and viewing of 3D and other premium content on a variety of visual
displays and devices.
RealD was founded in 2003 and has offices in Beverly Hills, California;
Boulder, Colorado; London, United Kingdom; Moscow, Russia; Shanghai,
China; Hong Kong; Tokyo, Japan; and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. For more
information, please visit our website at www.reald.com.
Cautionary note on forward-looking statements
This press release includes forward-looking information and statements,
including but not limited to: statements concerning the anticipated use
of RealD 3D technology at the screening of “X-Men: Days of Future Past”
at Shaw Theaters Singapore. These statements are based on RealD’s
current expectations and beliefs, as well as a number of assumptions
concerning future events. Such forward-looking statements are subject to
known and unknown risks, uncertainties, assumptions and other important
factors, many of which are outside RealD’s control that could cause
actual results to differ materially from the results discussed in the
forward-looking statements. RealD’s annual and quarterly reports include
a more detailed discussion of the risks and uncertainties that may cause
that could cause actual results to differ materially from the results
discussed in the forward-looking statements.
RealD undertakes no obligation to update publicly the information
contained in this press release, or any forward-looking statements, to
reflect new information, events or circumstances after the date they
were made, or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.
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