ShowEast chooses RealD as exclusive 3D technology partner

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RealD Inc., the global 3D and visual technology company, was named the exclusive 3D provider for ShowEast 2018. Throughout the duration of the exhibitor convention, all 3D film content will be presented with RealD’s 3D technology. The event will be held at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel Oct. 22–25.

As an official venue partner of ShowEast, RealD is also set to co-sponsor several key events during the expo including the International Awards Lunch (Oct 22) and VIP Final Night Cocktail Party (Oct. 25).

“Last year, 1.2 billion tickets were sold for 3D performances, generating nearly $8 billion in box-office revenue. It is always gratifying for us to see the continuing contributions of 3D to the industry,” said Travis Reid, COO and president of worldwide cinema at RealD. “We are proud to support ShowEast 2018 and look forward to continued success with our exhibitor and studio partners going into Q4 and beyond.”

Andrew Sunshine, president of the Film Expo Group, which manages ShowEast, added, “We are proud to announce RealD will be retaining its position as our exclusive 3D partner at ShowEast this year. We look forward to continuing our longstanding relationship using RealD 3D for all presentations.”

Having launched in 2003, RealD has grown to become the world’s largest 3D cinema platform. To date, the company’s technology can be experienced on over 30,000 screens in 75 countries.