Radio & Television

IMAX, PRIMA partner to offer current films for home viewing

LOS ANGELES - IMAX Corporation said Monday that it has acquired a stake in content distributor PRIMA Cinema in order to use its technology to offer current movies from studios such as Paramount Pictures and Universal Pictures for home viewing. PRIMA Cinema’s proprietary systems transmit current theatrical releases in a highly encrypted, location-sensitive fashion for secure home viewing.  IMAX said that it will integrate the technology into its Private Theatre platform to enhance the image and sound of the content to offer customers the highest possible quality. As part of the agreement, IMAX will receive a five-year window of exclusivity...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.