The company also said that cinema gaming in the escape format would be introduced this year. And barco announced prior to cineeurope that as many as 25 theatres will install barco escape in time for the september premiere of maze runner 2.
The format combines barco technologies such as auro 11 1 as well as multi projection in order to create a panoramic experience.
Barco escape format. Barco escape last updated february 19 2020. As star trek beyond opens in theaters today a specially mastered version of the film will bow in 30 theaters worldwide that support barco escape a new cinerama like theatrical format. This summer we saw the arrival of the first 4dx theater in the united states and soon we will be seeing the growth and expanse of a whole new format.
Barco escape is an. Barco escape was a multi screen video format similar to cinerama introduced in 2015 by barco n v. Usa 16 april 2015 digital cinema market share leader barco and jerry bruckheimer films announce today a partnership for bruckheimer to collaborate with barco to utilize their immersive panoramic movie format barco escape.
The enterprise will look more spectacular than ever when paramount and bad robot release a special version of star trek beyond for the fledgling barco escape cinema format. How does it work. The barco escape format uses three count em three screens.
The technology was expected to compete with imax and dolby cinema. 87 percent said they would be willing to purchase a ticket to another movie in the barco escape format. Twentieth century fox s maze runner 2.
The technology was expected to compete with imax and dolby cinema. I spoke with barco executives ted schilowitz. We first told you about the.
The scorch trials will be the first film released in latin america in barco s multi screen fully immersive movie. Jerry bruckheimer films has also joined the barco escape advisory board. Barco escape was a multi screen video format similar to cinerama introduced in 2015 by barco n v the format combines barco technologies such as auro 11 1 as well as multi projection in order to create a panoramic experience.
Rancho cordova ca usa 5 september 2014 barco the worldwide market share leader in digital cinema projection announces its public debut today of barco escape the new ultra wide multi screen movie format on the new samsung gear vr powered by oculus device. Tue 09 08 2015 12 27 nick dager. There are two screens on either side of the main screen that show what is in the periphery of what you would normally see on the primary screen.
It is now closed. Cinépolis installs barco escape format. Cinépolis one of the world s largest exhibitors is installing latin america s first barco escape theater at its paseo acoxpa mexico city location.