The digitisation of cinemas is proceeding rapidly in most parts of the world and the focus of many is now turning to the second phase of the conversion of cinemas to digital technology: distribution. The digitisation of cinemas will not be complete until this phase is also done. This sector is developing a range of approaches to delivering content to cinemas, including satellite networks, fibre-based systems and the continuation of hard drives being sent out to cinemas. This report assesses the current progress of electronic distribution into cinemas, which players are entering this space and contains new data on the penetration of electronic delivery of DCPs into cinemas in Europe.
Tables and charts included:
- Cinema sites equipped for electronic DCP delivery, 1H 2012;Electronic distribution in Europe, 1H 2012;Announced electronic distribution services in the world 1H 2012;Cinema sites in Europe;Breakdown of cinema sites in the world
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