"MacGillivray Freeman has unique credibility within the institutional theatre community and we are delighted to expand our relationship," said Robert D. Lister , Imax Chief Legal and Business Development Officer. "Today's agreement delivers on our promise to provide Imax customers, particularly our iconic institutional theatres, with more of the highest-quality content that will educate and entertain audiences worldwide."
About MacGillivray Freeman Films
MacGillivray Freeman Films is the world's foremost independent producer and distributor of giant-screen 70mm films with 35 Imax films to its credit. Throughout the company's 40-year history, its films have won numerous international awards including two Academy Award nominations and three films inducted into the Imax Hall of Fame. MacGillivray Freeman's films are known for their artistry and celebration of science and the natural world. It is the first documentary film company to reach the one billion dollar benchmark for box office. For more information about the company, visit www.macfreefilms.com.
About Imax Corporation
IMAX, an innovator in entertainment technology, combines proprietary software, architecture and equipment to create experiences that take you beyond The Edge of your seat to a world you've never imagined. Top filmmakers and studios are utilizing Imax theatres to connect with audiences in extraordinary ways, and, as such, IMAX's network is among the most important and successful theatrical distribution platforms for major event films around the globe.
Imax is headquartered in New York, Toronto and Los Angeles, with offices in London, Tokyo, Shanghai and Beijing. As of Sept. 30, 2012, there were 689 Imax theatres (556 commercial multiplex, 20 commercial destination and 113 institutional) in 52 countries.
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