TDF Group will deploy a pan-European delivery service for digital cinema and the Company will provide electronic delivery of digital copies to theaters in Europe, leveraging its established presence in 10 territories.
TDF has already connected 60 theaters in 6 countries and plans to double the number of connected theaters in 2009 and 2010. TDF platform will soon provide service into two-thirds of multiplex theaters in France, with deployment in progress at major circuits CGR, Europalaces, and Kinepolis. Another significant deployment is scheduled in Switzerland and Austria in the coming months. TDF is expecting to announce additional deployment deals very soon in continental Europe. TDF’s pan-European digital cinema solution is Europe's only service that provides an end-to-end hybrid digital cinema electronic distribution network for the cinema industry, from digital cinema mastering facilities to movie theaters, with innovative satellite and terrestrial transmission optimization technology, specifically tailored for secure and reliable DCP distribution. TDF’s pan-European digital cinema solution currently facilitates the secure storage, management, and digital delivery of trailers and feature films directly to theaters for over 17 feature film distributors and has already delivered hundreds of DCPs (Digital Cinema Packages) to theaters.
The platform is also currently used by more than 40 digital cinema service providers and integrators globally including leading cinema advertising companies such as Mediavision and Screenvision for the delivery of pre-show programs.