The Businesses of IMAX
As I mentioned at the beginning of this article, IMAX Corp is engaged in two principal businesses: IMAX Theatre Systems and IMAX DMR.
IMAX Theatre Systems involves the design and manufacture of premium theatre systems and the sale, lease or contribution of those systems to customers under theatre arrangements. These IMAX Theatre Systems include advanced, high-resolution projectors; large screens and patented theatre geometry; sound systems; specialized theatre acoustics; and IMAX DMR (Digital Media Re-Mastering) movie conversion technology and 24/7/365 system monitoring capabilities. All commercial IMAX over 300 nature, science and space oriented films that are filmed entirely with IMAX cameras. IMAX has also worked with prominent studio names such as Universal Studios, 20th Century Fox, SONY / Columbia, Warner Bros., Disney, PIXAR, Dreamworks and Paramount and leading Hollywood filmmakers to either film portions of their movies using IMAX cameras or to remaster their films into the IMAX format using IMAX’s Digital Media Re-
The Next Big Thing … IMAX Private Theatre
IMAX has recognized that as audio and video technologies have advanced, people are looking to spend more time in the convenience of their home to enjoy music, movies and other media. To this end, IMAX has launched their new “line of business” called the IMAX Private Theatre. IMAX has exacting standards that must be met in order to be approved to install the system,
What dreams are made of... the IMAX Private Theatre.