Knowledge Identifier: &IMAX_Corporation
Canadian theatre company which designs and manufactures IMAX cameras and projection systems as well as performing film development, production, post production and distribution to IMAX affiliated theatres worldwide
Category: Business (999)
Founded in 1968.
Countries: United States (50%), China (20%), Canada (10%)
Linked to: IMAX, Galt Collegiate Institute and Vocational School, Public company, American Broadcasting Company
It was founded in 1968 as a result of Expo 67 in Montreal
Douglas Trumbull - In 1994 Trumbull was briefly a Vice Chairman of IMAX Corporation and President of its Ridefilm division through his involvement in the simultaneous combination and takeover of the Canadian based private company Imax Corp. and Trumbull Co.
Shaw remained at IMAX as a designer and inventor until his passing on August 31, 2002 at the age of 73
This was one of the largest international deals to the date of 2011 for IMAX and one of the second largest in Company History
As of December 2013, the IMAX theater network consisted of more than 837 theatres in more than 57 countries
On October 8, 2015, Imax China, a subsidiary of the company, was listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
As of June 2016, the IMAX theater network consisted of 1,102 theatres in 69 countries
"The Inhumans" will have versions of its first two episodes debut on IMAX screens in theaters world-wide in September 2017, with the series airing weekly on ABC afterwards