Cinépolis selects Volfoni as its 3D provider for expansion into new markets, including Bahrain, Oman and Argentina.
Paris, France, April 2nd, 2019 — Volfoni Limited, the leading European provider of 3D technology, announced today that Cinépolis, the largest cinema exhibitor in Latin America and fourth largest cinema exhibitor in the world, has selected Volfoni as its new 3D provider for their new cinema complexes in Bahrain, Oman, and Argentina.
Cinépolis has gained a lot of traction, rapid growth, and recognition for its state of the art and luxury theatres around the world, proving that choosing nothing but the best in technology would place them amongst the moviegoers’ top choices.
All of Cinépolis’ new cinema complexes use a combination of SmartCrystal NEO and the award-winning SmartCrystal Diamond that provides the best light efficiency and image sharpness of all 3D solutions available in the market today. “We are very honored to have been selected by a cinema chain that prizes what is best in technology and demands a great and immersive experience for all of its patrons. Our products deliver such an experience and we are thrilled to collaborate in such great projects”, says Ms. Paula Silveira, VP of Business Development in Volfoni Americas.
Cinépolis arrives in the Gulf Cooperation Council (“GCC”) region with a 30 screens’ theatre complex in the Atrium Mall, Sar in Bahrain, that will raise and set the standard for high-end luxury theaters providing a premium experience by using the latest technology and amenities, including Macro XE, 4D Emotion, 3D technologies, and kid-friendly Cinépolis Junior auditoriums. The same standard will be used in Oman’s Avenues Mall and other future multiplexes in the region.
In Argentina, with the alliance together with Village Cines, Cinépolis’ growth plans continue and follow the same standard of excellence. “Volfoni’s business model and continuous focus on high quality and easy to operate systems was key in the decision to use their technology”, says, Mr. Gabriel Morales, Cinépolis’ Global Technology Director.
Volfoni Limited, based in Paris, is the largest European 3D system company and a global brand with award winning products such as the SmartCrystal™ Diamond for the cinema industry and the Edge VR™ Active Glasses for the virtual reality industry. Visit www.volfoni.com.
Cinépolis was founded in Mexico in the city of Morelia, Michoacán in 1971. Today it has positioned itself as the world’s 4th largest movie theater circuit, operating 718 cinema complexes, 5,812 screens and over 1,018,724 seats across 14 countries worldwide. It was the first cinema exhibitor in the world to pioneer the concept of luxury movie theaters, establishing the first luxury theater experience in 1999 in Mexico City. Cinépolis aspires to provide its guests with the best overall experience in film entertainment and employs a global workforce of more than 37,900 people to support its mission. Cinépolis plans to continue to revolutionize the industry for years to come.
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