Christie® is pleased to announce that Cinépolis, the world’s second
largest cinema chain based on admissions, has chosen Christie’s next-generation laser cinema projectors, featuring
RealLaser™ illumination technology, to power its theater screens at Pejaten
Located in southern Jakarta, Cinépolis
Pejaten Village is the exhibitor’s first multiplex in Indonesia to be fully
equipped with Christie RGB pure laser projectors. It houses five auditoriums fitted
with Christie CP2309-RGB and CP2320-RGB models. The projectors were installed by Christie’s trusted
partner, Expersys Technologies.
“At Cinépolis, we are committed to
delivering a highly engaging guest experience, and one of the ways is with the
most cutting-edge projection technologies,” said Gerald Dibbayawan, Chief Executive Officer, Cinépolis
Indonesia. “Christie’s RGB pure laser projectors, with a wider colour gamut and
higher contrast than existing lamp-based technologies, is the perfect choice
for us to achieve this objective. We strongly believe that the RGB laser experience
will further improve the quality of our presentations and strengthen our
position as the
preferred entertainment destination for moviegoers.”
Danson Foo, Managing Director, Expersys Technologies, commented, “Moviegoers
at Cinépolis Pejaten Village are in
for a real treat next time they see a movie. The contrast,
brightness and color of Christie’s laser projectors are perfect. We have
received great feedback from many patrons who attended screenings here.”
Lin Yu, Vice President, Cinema
Sales for Asia, Christie, added, “Christie is honored that Cinépolis has chosen
our RGB pure laser cinema projectors, with RealLaser illumination technology,
for all its screens at Cinépolis Pejaten Village to provide spectacular movie
moments to audiences. We are committed to assisting Cinépolis in generating high box-office returns, drawing on the audience appeal
that only RGB laser-projection excellence can deliver.”
With the opening of Cinépolis Pejaten Village, the exhibitor currently operates 56 cinemas
numbering close to 290 screens across Indonesia.
Christie’s RGB pure laser
projectors comply with DCI standards, and deliver more than 95 percent of the Rec.
2020 color space without filtering or color correction. The rich, intense
colors and contrast create astounding visuals in 2K and 4K resolution for
audiences to enjoy, while delivering significant operational efficiencies to Cinépolis.
Since their official launch, exhibitors
around the world have embraced Christie’s RGB pure laser cinema projectors as the best replacement for lamp-based
projection systems and new installations. Major cinema chains in Australia, China,
India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, South Korea, Taiwan and
Thailand have deployed these systems in their auditoriums.
About Cinépolis Indonesia
Cinépolis Indonesia, under PT.
Cinemaxx Global Pasifik, has a total of 56 cinemas in operation and 287
operating screens in 37 cities nationwide. Cinépolis Indonesia offers various
studio concepts catering to different audience segment.
Cinépolis VIP®, a
luxurious cinema concept, is operating in 11 cinemas and offers the comfort of
a lounge as well as in-cinema dining, complete with fully recliner seating
complimented by cushion and comforters.
Cinépolis MacroXE – Premium
large screen format equipped with full RGB laser projection and dynamic digital
sound system. Full stadium seating and ergonomically designed seating ensures
the optimal viewing experience with unobstructed sightlines.
Cinépolis Junior – “Safe, Stimulating,
and Entertaining!” The
concept which introduces kids to the enchantment of storytelling whilst gives
parents the chance to watch movies knowing their bundles of joy are looked
after and entertained by fun loving and caring professionals in a safe and
stimulating play environment.
Cinépolis JOMO – The
concept for millennials to escape their social media worlds and just enjoy the
“joy of missing out”. Beanbag cinemas to kick back and spend time with friends
watching the latest blockbuster. Vibrant color designs are sure to be
“Instagrammable” and stimulate social posts!
Cinépolis LUXE –
those wanting a little bit of luxury, Luxe is a notch up on Regular in terms of
sophistication and comfort. Sink into a full armchair to watch your favorite
movie whilst enjoying our delicious candy bar snacks and treats.
Cinépolis was founded in Mexico in
1971. Today it has positioned itself as the world’s 2nd largest movie theater
circuit in terms of moviegoers, operating 836 cinema complexes, 6,503 screens
and entertaining over 338 million moviegoers annually with presence in 18
countries worldwide. It was the first cinema exhibitor in the world to pioneer
the concept of luxury movie theaters, establishing the first luxury theater
experience in 1999 in Mexico City. Cinépolis aspires to provide its guests with
the best overall experience in film entertainment and employs a global
workforce of more than 44,896 people to support its mission and interesting.