Christie and 20th Century Fox Premiere "The Martian" to Celebrate Anniversary of India's First Interplanetary Mission

Posted 9/25/2015

BANGALORE, India – (September 25, 2015) Christie®, a world leader in advanced cinema technologies and visual displays, is proud to partner with 20th Century Fox for the premiere screenings of the latest Hollywood blockbuster, “The Martian,” to commemorate the first anniversary of the successful Mars orbit achieved by India’s Mars Orbiter Mission probe.

The screenings, held at PVR Koramangala Cinemas in Bangalore on September 24 – exactly one year after the space probe entered Mars orbit – were attended by more than 500 guests comprising key members of the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), including Dr. S. Arunan, Project Director of the Mars Orbiter Mission, as well as their employees and family members. The movie was presented using Christie Solaria Series 2K digital cinema projectors that meet the expanded needs for choice in display rate, brightness, resolution and cost of operation criteria.

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