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UFO MOVIEZ STEPS UP TO SUPPORT THE CINEMA MEDIUM AND “FEED OUR FUTURE”, A NEW GLOBAL CINEMA ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN FOR THE UNITED NATIONS WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME (WFP)

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UFO Moviez today announced its support for “Feed Our Future,” a powerful new advertising campaign aimed at getting global cinema audiences to tackle global hunger by supporting the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), the world’s leading humanitarian organization fighting hunger worldwide. With the support of Facebook, “Feed Our Future” was launched via a Facebook Live from Facebook’s Mumbai office, and was hosted by renowned television personality Mini Mathur and featured: critically acclaimed filmmaker R Balki, the Founder of Feeding India Ankit Kawatra, celebrity chef and award-winning author Vicky Ratnani, Mr. Siddharth Bhardwaj, Chief Marketing Officer & National Sales Head, UFO Moviez and megastars Sonam Kapoor, Sonakshi Sinha, and UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador Dia Mirza. Read more

UFO MOVIEZ STEPS UP TO SUPPORT THE CINEMA MEDIUM AND “FEED OUR FUTURE”, A NEW GLOBAL CINEMA ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN FOR THE UNITED NATIONS WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME (WFP)

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Chef Vicky Ratnani

UFO Moviez today announced its support for “Feed Our Future,” a powerful new advertising campaign aimed at getting global cinema audiences to tackle global hunger by supporting the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), the world’s leading humanitarian organization fighting hunger worldwide. With the support of Facebook, “Feed Our Future” was launched via a Facebook Live from Facebook’s Mumbai office, and was hosted by renowned television personality Mini Mathur and featured: critically acclaimed director R Balki, the Founder of Feeding India Ankit Kawatra, celebrity chef and award-winning author Vicky Ratnani, Mr. Siddharth Bhardwaj, Chief Marketing Officer & National Sales Head, UFO Moviez and megastars Sonam Kapoor, Sonakshi Sinha, and UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador Dia Mirza.
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Whistling Woods International inaugurated the 7th edition of Celebrate Cinema by paying a tribute to the legendary director, Late Shri. Yash Chopra on his 86th Birth Anniversary

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Meghna Ghai Puri, Rameshji, Subhash Ghai and Anjum Rajabali with the potrait of Yash Chopra

Instituted to commemorate the glory of Hindi Cinema and to provide a platform to exchange thoughts with the industry experts, Whistling Woods International (WWI) inaugurated the 7th edition of Celebrate Cinema. The ‘open-to-all’ annual event, seeks to offer an enriching experience to the enthusiasts and aspirants of the world of film, communications and creative arts. This year’s festivities began on a joyous and inspiring note with the celebration of the 86th birth anniversary of the legendary director, Late, Shri. Yash Chopra.

As WWI paid homage to Late, Shri. Yash Chopra, the audience were amazed at the legend’s vision, who created iconic and blockbuster movies and paved way for generations to come. The event commenced with an AV highlighting the journey of the director. It provided the audience with insights into the life of a maestro, characterized by sheer hard work and determination to achieve success. To further celebrate the legend’s glory to the fullest, the event witnessed students from the WWI School of Music performing on the popular songs from Yash ji’s movies. The students attained valuable insights from the panel discussion on screenwriting where Subhash Ghai (Founder & Chairman, WWI), Ramesh Talwar (film director and associate of Late, Shri. Yash Chopra) and Anjum Rajabali (HOD, Screenwriting, WWI) highlighted about the incredible cinema of the director. Read more

Cinépolis Installs India’s Most Technically Advanced Laser Cinema Projector in Bangalore

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Cinépolis, India’s 1st international and the world’s 2nd largest movie theatre circuit by attendance in India, has always introduced the Indian market to new and advanced technology, with an aim to offer unmatched cinema viewing experience to the patrons. To continue the pioneering spirit, India got its first advanced ‘DP4K-60L’ digital cinema laser projector today with the launch of LASER Audi at Cinépolis Royal Meenakshi, Bangalore.

With this launch, Cinépolis India has disrupted cinema projection with the most technically advanced projector to provide a refreshing and never before movie viewing experience to its patrons. Cinépolis prides itself in offering customers “an intimate, pampering experience” at its upscale cinemas. The state-of-the-art and technologically advanced projector, delivers crystal-clear images, coupled with powerful digital sound system, creating a unique environment for the Bangalore movie patrons. Read more

Off beat cinema is now receiving deserved commercial success: Niharica Raizada

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Niharica Raizada

Niharica Raizada who will mark her commercial debut with ‘Total Dhamaal’ says off beat cinema is now receiving its, deserved commercial success.

Raizada was present at the 9th Jagran Film Festival’s closing awards on Sunday night alongside director, Anurag Kashyap, Sudhir Mishra, actor Vineet Kumar Singh, Swara Bhaskar, Varun Dhawan, Pooja Bhatt and many more bollywood celebrities. Read more

Manoj Bajpayee’s next feature ‘Bhonsle’ to have its World Premiere at 23rd Busan International Film Festival 2018 in ‘A Window on Asian Cinema’ section

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Manoj Bajpayee’s next feature, Bhonsle to have its World Premiere at the prestigious 23rd Busan International Film Festival to be held from 4-13 October 2018.

The film directed by Devashish Makhija is nominated for the “Kim Jiseok Award” in the A Window on Asian Cinema section. The award will be given out together with a cash prize of 10,000 US dollars to the final two films, selected by the jury members at the Closing Ceremony, which will be held on the 13th of October 2018. Read more

RANJIT THAKUR, FOUNDER & PRESIDENT OF KRIAN MEDIA LAUNCHES PATH BREAKING, REVOLUTIONARY CINEMA DISTRIBUTION PLATFORM USING THE MOST TECHNOLOGICALLY ADVANCED AND EQUITABLE 2K CINEMA DEPLOYMENT PLAN EVER.

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Ranjit Thakur (Founder & President of Krian Media) addressing the conference

Ranjit Thakur, the man who pioneered the 2K Digital Cinema Deployment concept in India is back again, though this time with a more meaningful, DCI Compliant Digital Cinema Deployment Plan that will change the course of how movies are released in India. The country has about 12,500 operational screens as on date out of which as many as 8,000 odds are using Non- DCI platform on which Hollywood does not play its films. The current framework of the entire system of digital cinema in India does not exactly benefit the exhibitors or the producers at large.

 

Krian Media through its new plan aims to eradicate the compete use of the Non-DCI platform in India getting it upto global DCI standards followed around the world thereby hugely increasing the footprint for the release of Hollywood films in India. Read more

PVR and Samsung launch India’s first Onyx LED screen cinema

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From L-R: Mr. Soon Choi, Samsung Mr. Gautam Dutta, CEO, PVR Cinemas Mr. HC Hong, President and CEO, Samsung Southwest Asia Actor Raj Kumar Rao Actor Shraddha Kapoor Mr. Sanjeev Bijli, Joint Managing Director, PVR Ltd. Mr. Puneet Sethi, Vice President, Consumer Electronics Enterprise Business, Samsung India

PVR Cinemas, India’s largest film exhibition company, with Samsung, India’s most trusted consumer electronics brand and the leader in display technology, today announced the launch of Onyx Cinema LED. With this new display technology, movie lovers can now watch the movies with unparalleled picture quality, true colours, and greater vibrancy and accuracy, exactly how the director intended it to be seen.

 

Film projectors have been the medium of cinema display for over 120 years now. This next-generation innovation is all set to end this old method and will change the way we watch movies at a Cinema Hall and will mark a new chapter in the history of cinema viewing technology. The screen will now be playing shows at PVR Icon, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi.

 

The unveiling of PVR Onyx Cinema LED screen was conducted in the presence of Mr. HC Hong, President and CEO, Samsung Southwest Asia and Mr. Sanjeev Bijli, Joint Managing Director, PVR Ltd. Read more

Al-Futtaim and PVR signs a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a Joint Venture cinema business in MENA

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Al-Futtaim, one of the most diversified and progressive privately held regional businesses headquartered in Dubai, and PVR Limited, the largest and most premium film exhibition company in India have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to explore opportunities for jointly developing a cinema business in the MENA region. The joint venture will introduce a collection of unique experiential cinema formats to the region including, PVR’s Director’s Cut, a format that blends the best in high-end hospitality and entertainment.

“We see great potential in the cinema business in the region, and particularly in Saudi Arabia, following the government’s decision to reopen the cinema industry,” said Marwan Shehadeh, Group Director, Corporate Development at Al-Futtaim. “PVR is the perfect partner for Al-Futtaim, given its 20 years’ proven track record of operating and creating experiential cinema formats, catering to customers looking for best in class experiences. To begin with, we have already identified locations in Al-Futtaim real estate developments such as Dubai Festival City and Festival Plaza in Dubai and are in discussion with landlords to secure other locations in Dubai and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.” Read more

Urvashi Rautela inaugurates OSIAN’S IIFA Cinema heritage exhibition event at IIFA 2018!

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Urvashi Rautela

The actress looked stunning while inaugurating OSIAN’S IIFA Cinema heritage exhibition event and speaking on ‘The Globalization of Indian Cinema’ and ‘Preserving & Nurturing Cinematic Culture & Heritage.’ Read more