Sony joins d-cinema test

Schilling, Mark
May 2006
Daily Variety;5/18/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 34, p19
Trade Publication
The article reports that Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. and multiplex operator Wyner Mycal Corp. have joined a group that has been testing the 4K Pure Cinema system for digital distribution in Tokyo, Japan. The system employ a digital cinema system developed by the Digital Cinema Initiative that offers 4K quality.


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