[SatNews] International Datacasting Corporation (TSX: IDC) has announced that Cinecolombia, one of the region’s leading movie theater chains, has selected IDC’s digital cinema distribution technology—IDC’s Latin American digital cinema partner, Grupo ChileFilms and their affiliate, Cinecolor Colombia, managed the sale to Cinecolombia.
This installation of SuperFlex Pro Cinema Cache Servers further strengthens IDC’s growing presence in the Latin American market. At present, about 70 percent of the cinemas employing electronic delivery solutions use IDC’s technology to transmit the latest blockbuster films and live 2D and 3D events via satellite. Today these solutions are deployed at over 4,000 sites on six continents.
“With IDC, we have great confidence that we can provide Cinecolombia’s movie theaters with exceptional value by offering outstanding technology that is already in use worldwide by leading digital cinema networks,” said Carlos Acero, General Manager of Cinecolor Colombia.
Cinecolor Colombia is a part of IDC’s partner Grupo Chilefilms, which operates extensive digital cinema networks throughout Latin America. ChileFilms owns and operates the CinecolorSAT digital cinema satellite distribution network, which not only delivers motion pictures, trailers and advertising, but live and alternative content as well. ChileFilms live content offerings including major sports events delivered to cinemas across Colombia, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina and Chile.
For more information regarding IDC's Digital Cinema technologies, access http://www.datacast.com/solutions/digital-cinema
The Cinecolombia infosite is located at http://www.cinecolombia.com/