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PVR Cinemas and Cinionic form long-term alliance to elevate cinema experience in India with Barco projection

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PVR Cinemas, one of the largest and most premium film exhibition companies in India, today inked a long-term alliance with Cinionic, the Barco cinema joint venture. Elevating the cinematic experience in India, 150 screens at both new and existing PVR properties will be outfitted with Barco’s 2K, 4K and Flagship Laser projection within 12 to 18 months. The announcement was made at the CineAsia trade show being held at Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre from December 10 to 13, 2018.

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PVR Cinemas launches its most opulent sub-brand “PVR ICON” in Chennai

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From Left Gautam Dutta,CEO, PVR Ltd., Varalakshmi Sarathkumar, Vishal

PVR Cinemas, the largest and the most premium film exhibition company in India, announced the launch of its first ‘PVR ICON’ at VR Chennai in Anna Nagar today. Opening the doors of its most opulent sub-brand with a 10-screen multiplex, the brand new PVR ICON will ensure a world-class movie-going experience for the audiences in Chennai. This opening in Chennai brings PVR Cinemas to a count of 74 screens at 13 properties in the state of Tamil Nadu and 246 screens across 41 properties in Southern 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

PVR Cinemas to Remove Plastic Straws Nationwide by September 2018

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PVR Limited (NSE: Aug), India’s largest multiplex chain today announced its plan to remove disposable plastic straws from all its 137 properties nationwide. The plastic straws, which are merely used for few minutes, get disposed of and remain in landfills forever. Once the plans are fully implemented, the company could eliminate approximately 15 million plastic straws being used every year.

“We are proud to be among the first large Indian companies to announce the elimination of plastic straws across our properties nationwide,” said Mr. Gautam Dutta, Chief Executive Officer of PVR Cinemas. He added saying, “removing plastic straws is one of the simplest ways our guests can contribute to plastic reduction. Committed towards responsible operations and with over lakhs of patrons visiting us every day, we think this is a powerful step forward to reduce single-use plastics in the country.” Read more

PVR Nest Launches ‘ECO GRANTS’ in association with PLAN India

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PVR Nest launches - Eco Grants, youth incubation program for sustainable ideas

PVR Nest, the CSR arm of PVR Ltd., India’s largest cinema exhibition company, announced the launch of its seeding programme – “ECO Grants – Incubating Youth Ideas” at PVR Plaza, Connaught Place today. Curated by PVR Nest and actioned in partnership with PLAN International (India Chapter)and Centre for Youth (C4Y) as the Secretariat, ECO Grants seeks to address the burgeoning environmental challenges through citizen activation. 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

PVR cinemas bring the world-class cinematic experience to Vellore

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PVR Ltd., the largest cinema exhibition chain in the country, announced the launch of its 5-screen multiplex in Vellore, Tamil Nadu. Located at Velocity, Silk Mill, Gandhinagar, this newest offering by PVR endeavors to provide the best-in-cinema experience coupled with state-of-the-art technology for a holistic cinematic experience in the city.

Located in a posh locality and catering to a diverse section of the society from universities to residents; the multiplex is spread across an area of 24,043 sq. ft. and has a seating capacity of 906 patrons. With the launch of this cinema, PVR reaches a screen count of 22 screens in 4 properties across Tamil Nadu; steadily strengthening its presence in Southern India with 160 screens in 24 properties. Read more

PVR Cinemas pilots the Delhi Edition of the Year Round Programme by MAMI (Mumbai Academy of Moving Image)

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PVR Cinemas & MAMI launch the Delhi Edition of MAMI's Year Round Program

PVR Cinemas, with its storied history of becoming the leading exhibitor and an eminent platform for all things cinematic launched the Year Round Programme by Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI) in Delhi.

An epic city-wide celebration of global filmmaking culture and star-studded special screening at PVR ECX, Chanakya marked the official curtain call of the programme’s Delhi Edition. The two-day launch event premiered two of the most sought-after films of the year – Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs and Ari Aster’s Hereditary on the 9th & 10th of June 2018 ahead of their India release.  Read more

PVR CINEMAS BROADENS LUXURY BRAND PARTNERSHIPS TO REWARD ITS TOP TIER LOYALTY MEMBERSHIP.

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PVR Cinemas announces today a partnership with Genesis Luxe Club to expand its bouquet of exclusive perks only available to Sapphire members, the top tier of PVR Cinemas’ loyalty club.

Recognizing the need to continuously enhance the movie-going experience of the country’s most discerning audience, PVR Director’s Cut launched the Sapphire Club in 2015. Since then, a growing community of members have been enjoying exclusive privileges from a handpicked, burgeoning ecosystem of like-minded luxury brands, blending premium hospitality and high fashion with entertainment. Read more

PVR Kids Day Out Film Festival powered by VKAAO

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Gear up for a fun family weekend with the start of summer vacations this year. PVR Cinemas is introducing “Kids Day Out fest” for all the young movie lovers in association with Edyoo as the title sponsors Read more