Thursday, 5 September 2013

Why the Switch to Digital Projectors Means the End of the Small-Town Movie Theater

Article in The Atlantic Cities. Somewhat inevitably, small-town cinemas in the US are struggling with the costs of switching to digital. Nothing here we couldn't have guessed / foreseen, unfortunately, although some of the survival strategies (crowd-funding under the banner "Go Digital or Go Dark"; pooled resources between independent operators) are novel.

Similar article in NY Times.

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