Largest Indonesian Chain, Cinema21, Transitions 575 Theaters to Digital via Doremi Solutions

The largest cinema chain in Indonesia has set and achieved steep goals for itself in 2012, transitioning the majority of its theaters to full digital presentation, and is projecting a 100% digital completion by June 2012. Technology from Doremi is at the heart of Cinema21’s rapid success in converting 575 screens to full digital by the mid year; majority of that transition was achieved with technology solutions from Doremi including sixty(60) Doremi TMS/LMS (Theater Management System) and Rapid2x encoder stations.

Cinema21 currently operates a total of 575 screens spanning 122 locations throughout Indonesia. Cinema21 screens movies produced by local Indonesian filmmakers and internationally renowned blockbusters. Since establishing its presence in the entertainment industry in 1987, Cinema21 has set high standards for the movie-going experience in Indonesia. Cinema21 continuously strives to adapt to current technological advancements by equipping its facilities with state-of-the-art 2D and 3D capabilities. Approaching the age of 25 this year, Cinema21 will soon present a revolutionary cinematic viewing experience in the form of IMAX® and IMAX 3D®.

“As the world’s leading provider of Digital Cinema playback servers, Doremi has been dedicated to extending its technology and services to theaters of diverse capacities and necessities. From mastering stations, access products, alternative content and 2K/4K servers and IMBs, Doremi offers the most complete solutions covering all aspects of digital cinema conversion and operation.” added Michael Archer, VP of Digital Cinema.