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7 07, 2016

Cineplex to Open First Barco Escape Theaters in Canada

The three-screen movie experience will launch here in time for the release of a special version of 'Star Trek Beyond' for Barco-equipped auditoriums. Barco is entering the Canadian market with its three-screen digital cinema designed to immerse viewers in a movie with a Cinerama-like experience.READ MORE

8 06, 2016

How cinema is changing with tech

A new format for motion pictures called Barco Escape, projects movies onto three large screens that surround audience members. We’re going boldly into the future at the cinema, with major changes coming to the experience of watching film, with virtual reality, augmented reality and other immersive technologies. READ MORE

27 02, 2015

YouTuber Devin Supertramp To Debut Three-Screen Project At Cinequest

Devin Graham (better known as Devin Supertramp to YouTube viewers) made the jump from online video to the big screen, and his big screen project is so big that it requires three screens. The YouTuber, who boasts over 2.8 million subscribers, will debut a special project made for the Barco Escape format at the Cinequest [...]

30 09, 2014

How To Get More People Into Movie Theaters (Without Higher Ticket Prices)

Barco, a Belgian company that makes digital projectors, is attacking the problem from a different angle. Its newest toy is called Barco Escape and right now it’s essentially three theater screens in one space — the main screen and then additional screens on the left and right walls. The effect is a 270-degree image that [...]