Shari Redstone's Rising Star ups giant-screen locations

Shari Redstone’s Russian exhib Rising Star Media is opening a new digital Imax screen in Moscow and upgrading a St. Petersburg location with an Imax digital projection system.

The deal follows a successful run of Imax titles, including “Avatar,” at the exhib’s two existing locations, which operate under the Kinostar brand.

Rising Star is owned by Redstone and Rising Star Media CEO Paul Heth with UFG Asset Management.

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