Cinionic and Cinema 21 enter a smart era of projection with Barco Series 4

April 4, 2019
  • Press release
Delivering 4K as a standard for audiences across Indonesia

Kortrijk, Belgium, April 4, 2019 - Today at CinemaCon, Cinionic, the Barco, ALPD, and CGS cinema joint venture and Cinema 21 deliver 4K to audiences across Indonesia with an agreement for 50 Barco Series 4 projectors for Cinema 21 - powering the chain’s new-build and renewal strategy. The Barco Series 4, announced during CinemaCon, delivers an unmatched cinema experience for moviegoers today, future proofed for tomorrow; leveraging 4K, RGB laser, as well as being ready for 4K 120fps high frame rate, high dynamic range (HDR) and wide-color-gamut capabilities. 

“The Barco Series 4 offers our customers a new visual standard for cinema,” said Suryo Suherman, Executive Chairman, Cinema 21. “With 4K as a standard and enabling technologies, Barco's Series 4 range offers an elevated experience with unparalleled efficiency, and supports our mission to go full laser projection across our chain.”

Barco Series 4 was developed in partnership with exhibitors around the world. The agreement with Cinema 21 expands Cinionic’s global mission to deliver the best cinematic experiences. 

“Cinema 21 is a long-standing and valued relationship, we are excited to provide them with the latest offerings from Cinionic and Barco,” commented Serge Plasch, CCO, Cinionic. “Series 4 offers a flexible and ready for tomorrow solution.”

The Barco Series 4 joins Cinionic’s award-winning portfolio of laser projectors. 
 
About Cinema 21
Cinema 21 is the largest movie theater chain in Indonesia. It currently has over 1,000 screens and serves more than 30 cities across the country, operating three separate brands, namely Cinema 21, Cinema XXI and The Premiere that target different markets. For more information, go to www.21cineplex.com.

About Cinionic

Founded in 2018 as a cinema joint venture between Barco, CGS, and ALPD, Cinionic unites global leaders committed to creating a new visual standard and moving the cinema industry forward. Cinionic’s enhanced services and technology solutions provide compelling cinema experiences for today, future-proofed for tomorrow. The company’s world-class technology portfolio includes award-winning laser projectors, HDR, integrated media servers, and premium cinema experiences, among other innovations. 

With more than 85,000 projectors installed globally, Cinionic is trusted by more than 200 exhibitors to help capture audiences at multiple touchpoints in their cinema journey and keep them coming back for more. Today, more than half of the world’s movie theaters are illuminated by Cinionic. 

Cinionic has offices in Belgium, United States, Hong Kong, and Mexico. Visit www.cinionic.com and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook or YouTube for more information.