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IMAX

™ a process of film projection using a giant screen on which an image approximately ten times larger than standard is projected
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Imax operates two theatres in the country under its licensing arrangement with Dubai-based Vox.
box office performance stood out as a positive contributor to IMAX's results.
There are also a large number of families who own homes that can accommodate these theatres," David Hanson, General Manager of IMAX Home Entertainment MENA.
"Saudi Arabia presents an exciting and sizeable new growth opportunity for Imax, and today's agreement with our long-time partners at Vox Cinemas marks an important first step in our efforts to capitalize on this untapped market.
In addition, Imax theatres will be featured at Vox Cinemas in Majid Al Futtaim's City Centre Ishbiliyah and Mall of Saudi.
Earlier this year, Imax opened its first commercial multiplex theater together with VOX Cinemas in Riyadh.
In an exclusive interview with Arab News, IMAX CEO Richard Gelfond stated that it plans to help develop both narrative documentaries as well as international blockbuster co-productions within the Kingdom, with the intention of developing the infrastructure of film in Saudi Arabia as well as to tell the country's story both to the Saudi people and the world.
On April 30, IMAX opened its first commercial multiplex theatre together with VOX Cinemas in Riyadh, with its debut timed to the release of Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War.
IMAX will also explore working with K12 publishers internationally, to deliver high quality in-school remedial programs to a global student base.
The then general manager at Odeon Broadway Plaza, Stephen Hagon, said: "Isense offers a similar visual experience to IMAX, but we are able to be more flexible with films that aren't released as an IMAX film."
IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) and Warner Bros Home Entertainment, which oversees the global distribution of content through packaged (Blu-ray Disc and DVD) and digital media, reported on Tuesday a new virtual reality co-financing and production agreement for an undisclosed amount.
The Christopher Nolan-directed Second World War drama Dunkirk , which is using IMAX cameras to shoot several large action sequences, is also part of the pact.