Press release

China Film Group deploys Christie CP2220 projectors for its cinemas nationwide

CINEASIA / HONG KONG – (December 11, 2012) – Christie®, a global leader in digital cinema projection, announced today that China Film Group Corporation (CFGC), China’s largest state-owned film company, has ordered 200 Christie CP2220 DLP® digital cinema projectors for its cinemas nationwide.

The Christie CP2220 digital cinema projector delivers 22,000 lumens with a 3kW lamp in a cost-effective, compact solution for flexible mounting, servicing and installation. As well, it offers full 2K resolution triple flash for 3D projection and built-in support for HDCP and de-interlacing of alternative content. In addition, the Christie CP2220 was designed to allow a convenient field upgrade to 4K, providing exhibitors with an additional return on their investment. The result is a projector that offers bright, high performance projection with low operating costs, thereby giving exhibitors greater reliability and lower cost of ownership.

Christie CP2220

“With our long history of working with China Film Group Corporation, we have undertaken digitalization projects for the group’s cinema chain as early as 2004. We are honored to be selected again to continue the CFGC’s expansion of digital cinema. This goes a long way to show the confidence CFGC has in our products and services,” noted Lin Yu, vice president, Christie Asia Pacific. “With our commitment to providing the best and cost-effective digital cinema technologies to exhibitors worldwide, we continuously strive to enhance our product and service offerings. The Christie CP2220 projectors are designed to be fully upgradable to 4K technology, making the Christie’s 4K upgrade path the fastest and most cost-effective available in the market.”

Christie is showcasing its one-stop cinema projection solutions including the Christie CP2220 DLP® digital cinema projector at Booth #201, CineAsia in Hong Kong Dec 11 - 13.

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Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc. is a global visual technologies company and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ushio, Inc., Japan, (JP:6925). Consistently setting the standards by being the first to market some of the world’s most advanced projectors and complete system displays, Christie is recognized as one of the most innovative visual technology companies in the world.  From retail displays to Hollywood, mission critical command centers to classrooms and training simulators, Christie display solutions and projectors capture the attention of audiences around the world with dynamic and stunning images. Visit www.christiedigital.com.

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