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CTC announces ambitious 2020 plan to support global cinema industry.

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM, FEBRUARY 24TH 2020 — Cinema Technology Community (CTC), the not-for-profit independent trade organisation has announced ambitious plans to support the cinema industry during 2020 through knowledge-sharing and education initiatives across a broad range of issues.

2019 proved to be a hugely successful year for CTC providingimpartial support and guidance on technology, championing the movie-going experience and helping exhibitors to realise better outcomes from technology. Deliverables included a report on the causes of 3D ghosting, a guide to Premium Cinema Formats, providing support and educational sessions at trade events on three continents, podcasts, video content and raising awareness of diversity and equality in cinema through CTC’s collaborative Women In Cinema series with Celluloid Junkie.

“Thanks to strong and relevant deliverables produced by our industry experts from across the entire cinema sector, CTC grew its membership by over 300%,” explains Richard Mitchell, President of CTC. “In ensuring that the industry continues to provide the very best experiences to consumers, it is essential that we continue to stay abreast of technological developments and provide knowledge-sharing opportunities for the industry. We remain committed to supporting the global cinema technology community members with essential insights and tools to help shape better outcomes today, and in the future” Mitchell adds.

During 2020, CTC plans to support the industry with knowledge and expertise in key areas including the movie production workflow process, event cinema, sustainability, accessibility, the customer journey, end of VPF technology upgrade pathways, 3D consumer insights, diversity in cinema and a long-awaited new edition of CTC’s leading Digital Projection Handbook. CTC’s educational programme will also continue to grow with new advanced projection and DCP creation courses set to launch during 2020 to complement existing highly successful courses. Aligned to specific projects, CTC will continue to produce its acclaimed regular podcast, support trade events around the world as well as producing Cinema Technology Magazine.

CTC has a number of membership and sponsorship opportunities available for individuals and organisations starting at $65/€60/£50.

For further information on CTC including membership opportunities, visit or email

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About CTC

Cinema Technology Community (CTC), the global cinema technology network, is an independent, not-for-profit membership organisation that aims to assist the cinema industry in recognizing the importance that cinema technology and indeed the way in which it’s utilized can have a profoundly positive effect on the movie-going experience.

As well as providing guidance and support, CTC engages in a number of activities aimed at educating and improving the cinema experience. These include training courses, lectures, technical handbooks, educational visits, seminars, web seminars, networking events, professional certification, digital media and video content and the industry’s leading technical journals, Cinema Technology Magazine.

For more information, visit the CTC web page at

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