23 - 24 July 2012
The Renaissance Convention Centre Hotel, Powai, Mumbai
Kabir Bedi to Present and Moderate Conference Programme at the 12th Cinema India Expo 2012
Kabir Bedi, India’s most celebrated international actor will present and moderate the panel discussions and the conference sessions at the 12th Cinema India Expo and Conference to be held on 23 and 24 July at the Renaissance Hotel, Convention Centre in Mumbai.
Cinema India organised by Diversified Communications India and presented by Scrabble Entertainment. Cinema India Expo has gained the position of India’s leading trade show and conference for the digital cinema industry in India and worldwide. One of the main attractions of Cinema India is the Conference Program. CIE 2012 features the topics of interest and concern to the industry. The Conference theme this year is: The next upgrade in digital quality. The speakers will be the who’s who of the global industry.
Kabir Bedi is one of India’s most celebrated international actors. From James Bond film “Octopussy”, where he played Roger Moore’s antagonist, to the swashbuckling smash hit Italian series “Sandokan”, to a leading role on “Bold and the Beautiful”, and over 60 Bollywood films, his versatile career has spanned across 3 continents, in 3 performing mediums - film, television and theatre - for over 3 decades.
Accepting the invitation to moderate the conference sessions at the Cinema India Expo 2012, Kabir Bedi said, "The growth of technology in cinema is no less dramatic than the worldwide growth of the film industry itself. Hollywood in India will soon be exclusively digital. Cinema India Expo 2012 will open doors and minds, present opportunities, and explore dramatic developments in technology and digitisation, the new gold standard, particularly in cinemas. I look forward to Presenting and Moderating at Cinema India Expo's Conference Programme 2012."
In December 2010, the Italian Government bestowed him a Knighthood, “Cavaliere”, its highest civilian honour, for his achievements in Italy. Kabir has also been a voting member of the “Oscars Academy” (Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences) for 3 decades. He has recently launched his film company, Pivotal Movies LLP, for the production of Indian and international films.
Welcoming Kabir, Anil Chopra, Managing Director, Diversified Communications India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Kabir Bedi as the moderator of the panel discussions at Cinema India Expo 2012 will drive the industry leaders to the edge of revelation. Cinema India’s conference on the theatre industry and business involves the movers and shakers with clear intent of defining their game plans for the future. The stakes are high and we are confident, Kabir Bedi with his incisive knowledge on the technology and the business will deliver.”
The Conference theme this year is: The next upgrade in digital quality. The speakers will be the who’s who of the global industry.
The 2-day conference program features the big questions facing theatre and multiplex chains-the debate on resolution upgrade, enabling high quality 3D, screen quality, Hollywood growth in India, market intelligence, futurescape in digital platforms for movies promotion. The conference topics that are to be discussed at Cinema India 2012 are Higher Frame Rate [HFR] or 4K - A great debate, Digital Cinema in India – Countdown to 100% digital, Hollywood’s Growth in India, Futurescape in Digital Platforms for movies promotion/movie, Taking Cinema Advertising to the next level, 3D – Adaptibility to higher frame rate, Digital Cinema’s biggest nightmare – light levels on screen.
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