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Village Cines Recoleta Becomes First Christie Vive Audio Cinema in Argentina
Posted on Thursday, February 25, 2016
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (February 25, 2016) - ?Christie®, a leader in creating and delivering the world's best visual and audio experiences, announced that Village Cines Recoleta is Argentina's first cinema to install the innovative Christie Vive Audio™, the cinema industry’s only purpose built line array speaker solution. The Village Cines Recoleta Hall 6 auditorium? also includes the groundbreaking Dolby® Atmos™ sound technology to provide the best cinematic experience.
With 20 years’ experience in the Argentinean market, Village Cines currently has eight complexes with a total of 79 screens across the country and has recently completed its final phase of its digital roll out with Christie Solaria™ Series projectors. The company has a strong reputation for always being at the forefront in introducing cinema technology innovations in the Argentinean market.
The Christie Vive Audio components installed at Village Recoleta’s Hall 6 includes LA3 and S215 screen channel speakers, LA3S speakers for wall surrounds, LA3C speakers for ceiling surrounds, as well as a variety of CDA Class D amplifiers. The end result is highly immersive cinema sound known for delivering exceptional power and performance.
Located in the heart of Buenos Aires’ most glamorous district of Recoleta, the Village Recoleta multiplex currently has 10 screens. The 223-seat Hall 6 features a 12.5 x 5.32 meters screen and is the preferred venue for premieres and gala screenings in Argentina’s capital. It’s also the main auditorium selected to conduct movie screenings and presentations during VISTA, the Regional Convention of the Film Industry in Latin America.
Besides the immersive audio experience brought about by Christie Vive Audio, audiences can enjoy brilliant and high-resolution visuals delivered by the Christie CP2220? DLP®digital cinema projector, which is already deployed in the auditorium. Combined with the newly installed Vive Audio, Village Recoleta’s Hall 6 has joined a league of “all Christie” cinemas offering Christie’s complete cinema solutions that set new standards and delivers a superior motion picture experience.
“Village Cines is always on the cutting-edge of new cinema technology,” said Diego Bachiller, commercial manager at Village Cines. “We want our customers to live a unique experience when visiting our cinemas and we know that Vive Audio maximizes that possibility with its clear and precise sound, being the perfect complement for Dolby Atmos.”