Enabling Millions More Around the World to Enjoy the Finest Cinema-Going Experiences
LAS VEGAS, NV. – March 28, 2011– THX Ltd. today announced it has certified five new cinema and studio partners around the world, whose facilities meet THX’s exacting standards for architectural design, acoustics, sound isolation and audio/visual performance.
The newly THX certified partners include: The State Kremlin Palace, Moscow; Labodigital Screening Room, Mexico City; the Indiana University Cinema, Bloomington, IN; Cinemark theaters in Brazil and Kitag Cinemas in Switzerland. These new partners join a rapidly growing list of more than 2000 THX certified global cinemas and studios.
“For more than 30 years, THX has set the benchmark for what it means to deliver audiences a studio quality cinema-going experience,” said Andrew Poulain, Director, Cinema and Studio Programs, THX. “We make the promise to audiences that every seat in a THX certified cinema is a good one. We are proud that new cinemas from around the world continue to seek our certification.”
The goal of THX Cinema Certification is to reproduce the acoustics and ambience of the movie studio, allowing audiences to enjoy a movie’s sound effects, score, dialogue and visual presentation with the clarity and detail of the final mastering session. The following theaters and screening rooms now proudly call themselves THX Certified:
For more information on THX Certified Cinemas, please visit http://www.thx.com/professional/cinema-certification/thx-certified-cinemas/
From the big screen to your screen, THX ignites your passion for exciting entertainment experiences. Founded by George Lucas and recognized by audiences around the globe, THX is synonymous with the design and certification of world-class cinemas, premium audio systems, HDTVs, and blockbuster movies and games. Products featuring THX defy convention and define quality in their class, whether in the cinema, home or on the road. For more information, visit www.thx.com.