On International Day during CinemaCon 2013, Alejandro Ramírez Magaña, chief executive officer of Cinépolis, received the “Global Achievement in Exhibition” Award on behalf of more than 20,000 employees worldwide.
CinemaCon will honor Caribbean Cinemas president Robert Carrady with its 2018 “Career Achievement in Exhibition Award,” and though it’s a career honor, the last seven months have been a special test of his abilities as a leader.
The world welcomes the movies. And CinemaCon welcomes the world. “One of the major new themes this year for CinemaCon is the globalization of our industry,” notes John Fithian, president and chief executive officer of the National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO). “Last June in Barcelona, 12...
The heat of summer bears down on us—and with it comes a crop of new movies that hope to inspire and entertain. From superhero movies to 'Star Wars' to indie foreign gems, the next few months have something for everyone.
'Film Journal International' has written a lot about event cinema: its potential, its challenges, the way it’s grown over the last handful of years from the odd opera screening here and there to an industry that pulls in many millions of dollars per year.