What Is Digital Cinema?: Navigating a Landscape of Fundamental Change

For the first time in its 100+ year history, the film industry is facing a baseline shift in the way it creates and distributes its product. As electronic solutions to delivery and exhibition come into focus, the possibility for powerful end-to-end digital solutions to moviemaking is becoming inevitable. Now more than ever, the opportunity exists for a new 21st Century model in distribution and exhibition to emerge. Featuring leading experts, filmmakers, and companies at the forefront of this transition, this Panel examines the impact of digital cinema on those who create, deliver, exhibit, and view motion pictures. Competing digital formats, compression standards, delivery platforms, and exhibition technologies-how do they fit together and what do they mean to filmmakers and audiences alike? This panel will be moderated by Scott Macaulay, producer and copresident, Forensic Films, and editor, Filmmaker Magazine.


Scott Macaulay
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