Cinedigm signs digital deployment pact with Metropolitan Theatres


Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. announced a long-term virtual-print-fee deployment agreement with Metropolitan Theatres. The Cinedigm-financed conversion will deploy 82 Cinedigm-Certified™ screens, with installation expected to be completed later this fall. Metropolitan will utilize systems from Barco.

Metropolitan currently operates 16 theatres in California, Colorado, Idaho, Utah and British Columbia.

Cinedigm's Digital Cinema division facilitates funding, installation and operations support, along with ongoing VPF administration, for the company's d-cinema rollout plans. Cinedigm has signed long-term VPF agreements with all the major studios and interim agreements with over 100 independent distributors.