Ljubljana, Slovenia, August 26, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- XPAND 3D will be providing its industry leading 3D cinema technology for the world premiere of the much-anticipated film Gravity, directed by Alfonso Cuarón. The 3D film will be screening on August 28th in the Sala Grande of the Palazzo del Cinema at the Lido, following the opening ceremony. Venice Film Festival will take place from August 28 til September 7th.
Venice Film Festival is one of the most prestigious as well as the oldest international film festivals in the world. It is part of the Venice Biennale, founded in 1895, well-known for the International Film Festival, the International Architecture Exhibition and the International Art Exhibition. Also continuing the great tradition of the Festival of Contemporary Music, the Theatre Festival and the Festival of Contemporary Dance.
Trusted for its quality by renowned directors and festivals alike, XPAND 3D will once again be the exclusive 3D supplier with its world leading 3D technology capabilities. 13 screenings will be in 3D, including the opening and closing films, and will be taking place in the historic Palazzo del Cinema on the Lungomare Marconi among other venues.
“XPAND is very excited to continue to bring our world leading 3D technology to one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world,” said Maria Costeira, CEO of XPAND 3D. It’s an honor for XPAND to exclusively supply a festival with such a rich history.”
XPAND 3D will be providing 5000 new active shutter glasses as well as equipping over 4000 seats in four of the largest theaters: Sala Grande, Sala Perla, Sala Darsena, Sala Biennale, with 3 XPAND Four Kits and 1 XPAND Super Power Kit for special venues that will include 7 emitters.
About XPAND 3D:
XPAND 3D is the global leader in 3D technologies for cinema, with systems used by almost 10,000 3D cinemas in more than 50 countries. XPAND 3D is also the 3D solution of choice for home, business, post-production, education, military, medical, and professional 3D applications. XPAND 3D designs, manufactures, and OEMs, a range of consumer electronics 3D solutions that are driving the 3D revolution. XPAND is committed to advancing the state-of-the art in technology to provide consumers, businesses, educators and medical professionals with the comprehensive advantages of stereoscopic 3D. XPAND provides glasses on a linear scale from the most advanced and feature-packed, for sophisticated surgical, training, and home theater, to more ruggedized and affordable for cinema and mass-market use. X6D Limited is a global company whose products and services are marketed under the XPAND brand name.