George Lucas is among three technologists to receive the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers highest accolade, the org announced today. Lucas is to receive an Honorary Membership in…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced that it received a $7 million gift from Dolby Laboratories to provide audiovisual technology in the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures'…
The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) will remember the late American inventor Ray Dolby with a special tribute during its 61st MPSE Golden Reel Awards ceremony on Feb. 16 in Los Angeles. Dolby…
HONG KONG — A trio of unconnected developments this week point to a modernization and further development of India's still small multiplex cinema sector. Cinepolis, the Mexican cinema chain, is to…
Ray Dolby, the engineer who founded Dolby Laboratories and whose innovations ushered in the modern era of sound for filmed entertainment, died Thursday in San Francisco. He was 80. He had been…
Alfonso Cuaron's white-knuckle space odyssey restores a sense of wonder, terror and possibility to the bigscreen that should inspire awe among critics and audiences worldwide.
Cameron-Pace Group, Dolby Labs and Philips Electronics have pacted to support glasses-free 3D. Under the agreement, CPG will integrate Dolby's suite of autostereo TV technologies into its content and…
Storied music producer and engineer Phil Ramone, who for half a century pushed the technological and creative boundaries of recorded music, died Saturday in New York. He was 79. Ramone had been…
Theaters must differentiate themselves and upgrade, pros say
The 2011 skew is due in part to HPA's eligibility period, which begins Sept. 7, 2011 and cuts off at Sept. 10, 2012, leaving out a number of this year's below-the-line award contenders.