Nantes, France — Screen Research has been selected again as the official screen partner for this month’s 2009 Marché du Film.
In 2005 Screen Research began its partnership with the Marché du Film, the largest international film market for movie producers, buyers and broadcast companies held in conjunction to the prestigious Cannes Film festival. This year, the Marché’s digital cinema screening rooms will be located in the luxurious Gray D’Albion hotel and will feature five of Screen Research Supreme 2 fixed frame with ClearPix2 projection screens, ranging in size from 100 to 225 inches and formats (1.78 and 2.35:1).
In addition, all three of the Short Film Corner screening rooms will be equipped with Screen Research’s 80-inch Supreme 2 ClearPix2 projection screens, located in the Palais des Festival. The Short Film Corner lures a myriad of directors, producers, buyers, and festival programmers in search of rare projects as the event is designed for, and committed to, assisting fledgling filmmakers develop these films. More than 4,000 films will be presented at the 2009 film festival. Screen Research new Supreme 2 Fixed Frame screens were selected to provide festival attendees with a true cinematic viewing experience.
Screen Research’s Supreme 2 portfolio features a significantly reengineered design, and feature and installation enhancements, to provide the most efficiently installed, high-performance screen option yet available. The screens are available in a wide range of formats (standard 1.78:1 and widescreen 2.35:1), to properly display films in their native formats, and are compatible with both ClearPix2 acoustically transparent and SolidPix screen fabrics. The screens also feature Screen Research’s patented FastGrip, an ingenious fabric attachment designed to provide custom installers with a simple, fast and foolproof way to attach any size screen surface to the frame in minutes.
Screen Research’s Supreme 2 range of fixed frame screens provides the perfect platform for the company’s award-winning and patented THX- and ISF-certified ClearPix2 screen fabrics and the ISF-certified SolidPix fabrics. Supreme 2 screens are available in a wide range of sizes and are available now through authorized Screen Research dealers.