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On March 23, 2018 Fineqia International (CSE: FNQ), (OTC: FNQQF) (Frankfurt: FNQA) announced that The Field offering, available on the platform of its U.K. subsidiary Fineqia Ltd, has been fully subscribed.
The Field, an action-drama and independent picture set on the streets of New Delhi, India, previously raised approximately US$2.3 million and connected with the Fineqia platform to help raise the remaining funds to help take the movie to completion.
With the offering now fully subscribed, The Field - starring Canadian Hollywood Actor Brendan Fraser and Indian film stars Prem Chopra and Ronit Roy - is able to finish production and is set for release later this year.
"We are absolutely thrilled with the news and the outpouring of support we have received for The Field," said The Field's Director, Rohit Batra. "Through Fineqia, we have been able to successfully raise the funds we need to showcase The Field to a global audience - we couldn't be more excited."
"We couldn't be happier for Rohit and The Field to achieve their goal with us" said Fineqia CEO and Founder, Bundeep Singh Rangar. "Fineqia will continue to put out carefully chosen, high-quality deals to engage our investors and promote financial democratisation."
The minimum amount to be raised on the Fineqia platform was US$100,000 for 40% of 1 unit of equity in The Field LLC, a California limited company. This amount has now been met to complete the full US$100,000 for which Fineqia Ltd received a placement fee.
Eligible investors can find further information about The Field and Fineqia at www.fineqia.com.
On March 20, 2018 AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. ( NYSE: AMC) reported: It's taken fans of Marvel's Avengers film franchise 10 years to arrive at one of the most pivotal moments in movie history with the release of AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR on April 27. It took just 72 hours for those fans to create new advance ticket sales records for superhero movies at AMC Theatres®.
Reflecting the first 72 hours after tickets went on sale, AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR more than tripled the next closest superhero movie, BLACK PANTHER, during the same timeframe.
AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Advance Ticket Sales After 72 Hours:
257.6% ahead of BLACK PANTHER
715.5% ahead of CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR
1106.5% ahead of AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON
The biggest draw for advance sales are premium formats: Dolby Cinema at AMC, IMAX at AMC and PRIME at AMC.
"The incredible advance ticket sales success we're seeing with AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR is another example of consumers giving evidence that they will come out to movie theatres in huge numbers when Hollywood makes movies they want to see," said Adam Aron, CEO and President of AMC. "Just like we saw with BLACK PANTHER, JUMANJI, THE GREATEST SHOWMAN, and so many others, movie fans are buying their tickets in advance, they're buying in premium formats, they're buying to reserve their seats, and they're doing so in massive, record-breaking numbers."
For the opening weekend of AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR beginning the evening of April 26, AMC has more than 7.6 million tickets available and nearly 40,000 show start times. AMC's programming team continues to work closely with theatres to add showtimes as necessary on a location by location basis.
"The success of AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR is a testament to the storytelling and franchise craftsmanship from Marvel and Disney, and like our AMC movie fans, we are excited to see what this next chapter holds, and for what could be another record-setting opening weekend," said Elizabeth Frank, Executive Vice President of Worldwide Programming and Chief Content Officer, AMC.
AMC is the largest movie exhibition company in the U.S., in Europe and throughout the world with approximately 1,000 theatres and 11,000 screens across the globe. AMC has propelled innovation in the exhibition industry by: deploying more plush power-recliner seats; delivering enhanced food and beverage choices; generating greater guest engagement through its loyalty program, web site and smart phone apps; offering premium large format experiences and playing a wide variety of content including the latest Hollywood releases and independent programming. AMC operates among the most productive theatres in the United States' top markets, having the #1 or #2 market share positions in 22 of the 25 largest metropolitan areas of the United States, including the top three markets (NY, LA, Chicago). Through its Odeon subsidiary AMC operates in 14 European countries and is the # 1 theatre chain in UK & Ireland, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Finland and the Baltic States. www.amctheatres.com
On March 23, 2018 Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CNK), a leader in the motion picture exhibition industry, announced that it will remodel its Cinemark Lufkin 12 theatre. The renovation and upgrade will include adding Luxury Lounger reclining seats to all auditoriums. Cinemark Luxury Loungers are electric-powered, plush, oversize lounge chairs with footrests and cup holders. The seating conversion and enhancements to the theatre, conveniently located at 109 Miles Way in Lufkin, Texas, will begin this summer.
Full news: https://www.nasdaq.com/press-release/cinemark-announces-remodel-of-12screen-theatre-in-lufkin-texas-with-luxury-lounger-recliners-20180323-00824
On March 21, 2018 ARHT Media Inc. (TSXV:ART), a global leader in the development, production and distribution of high quality hologram content through its patented Augmented Reality Holographic Telepresence technology, today announced the first deployment of its technology in a cinema location at Cinema Sunshine Ikebukuro, in Tokyo, Japan.
ARHT's Holographic Telepresence at cinemas will allow movie studios to holoport their biggest stars into the theatre to promote their movies via press events, premieres or in-lobby marketing, either live or through pre-recorded messaging. This will provide vast flexibility and value to the entertainment industry and fans across the globe as they will be able to enjoy the telepresence of their favorite celebrities, while at the cinema.
As a result of deploying ARHT's technology, cinemas can also use the holographic presentation, telepresence, or both for corporate events or educational programmes, especially at non-peak times, thus increasing the capacity utilization and return on investment at these venues.
"We see great potential to generate additional excitement for our cinema locations, and movies by using ARHT Media's ground-breaking technology," said Cinema Sunshine CEO, Shinichi Sasaki, "it feels like a special effect you would see in a movie, which ultimately brings a whole new level of enthusiasm and attraction to movie lovers and ultimately our customer base."
Full News: https://www.nasdaq.com/press-release/arht-media-announces-holographic-telepresence-at-cinema-sunshine-ikebukuro-in-central-tokyo-20180321-00001
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