Introducing – Tools for Cinema Quality Assurance


Cinema Test Tools for the non-Technical Manager – Post Installation Quality Assurance Has Begun

Cinema Test Tools is a free resource for the cinema industry, tuned most particularly for the non-technical manager. The tools include several DCPs, all with interesting means of testing the sound and picture quality for the interested by lightly trained staff. The lessons on sound and light are written to provide a foundation to communicate with the technician who must respond quickly and well to the information that they discover.

The key is a free Managers Walk Through Checklist that correlates with the many DCPs. It helps bring an understanding of the many nuances of the auditorium's situation in a straightforward way. 

It is a big world out there.

Most Pleasant Story

Stories don't get better than this:

The Longest Shortest Double Bassist from NewYorker on Vimeo.

The Car as Consumer Electronics – CES 2016

Andy Markem Reports – CES Always Has Jewels, Promises, Something for Everyone


“Don't provoke me, pal! I've had a tough day here! I'm like this with Weinberger! We'll be all over you like a cheap suit!”Ralph, “The Jewel of the Nile,” SLM Productions, 1985

International CES is one of the best AR (alternate reality) events you can attend … ever!

Fight your way through the aisles and aisles and aisles … and you swear to gawd the world will completely change even beyond “Star Wars – The Force Awakens.”

I dragged my sorry, beaten behind home knowing exactly what I was going to invest in – electrical power production companies and Musk’s gigabattery plant.

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Scripts. Get. ...while you can

It isn't odd that Mr. Tarrentino would make Hateful Eight available. According to his interview with Elvis Mitchel after Hateful Eight was released he said that he likes people to read his prose, those directions he gives in addition to the words that the actors give.

But it was great to see the script for the Martian available. Go now to: 2015 Screenplays FYC.

Technicolor at 100

Richard Edlund is struck by – and talks about – the masochism of the art...and science of movies. 

Technicolor 100 Years Logo

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