Multiplex (Trofimenko and Pisarenko families) Will Present in Ukraine a Unique Panoramic Image Format
Vitaly Pisarenko, the CEO of the Multiplex cinema chain and JongRyul Kim, CEO of CJ 4DPLEX
On June 17, the Multiplex cinema chain and the South Korean company with the world name in the field of cinema industry CJ 4DPLEX, signed their cooperation agreement. As a part of the agreement, the first hall providing the unique technology of 270-degree panoramic image format of a new generation ScreenX will be opened in Ukraine.
Thanks to this technology, the picture is created on the central and two side screens. 4 projectors help to achieve this effect, each of which builds up pictures on separate zones. On the central screen, the main scenes of the film are shown, and the side scenes expand the picture composition.
ScreenX technology has been installed in 220 halls, including 90 screens in South Korea, 73 screens in China, 20 in the United States, 12 in England, 4 in Turkey, 4 in Japan, 3 in Switzerland, 3 in France, 2 in Vietnam and one each in Spain, Hungary, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Thailand, Indonesia, Israel, Canada and Poland. Now the first hall should appear in Ukraine. It will be opened in Odessa in the new Multiplex cinema (shopping mall ‘Riviera.’