IMAX Corporation has signed a deal to open its 25ththeatre in
The IMAX theatre, set to open in December 2007, will beinstalled at the Suzhou Science and Cultural ArtCenter and is set to programme Hollywood event filmsand documentaries in both 2Dand IMAX 3D. Located just 45 minutes from Shanghai, Suzhou has apopulation of approximatelysix million people.
China has proved a rapidly expanding marketfor the Toronto-based IMAX. In 2002, when the company established itsheadquarters in
"The IMAX theatre network is expanding very rapidly in
The deal marks the 50th IMAX signing in the past 12 months. As of March31, 2005, there were 250 IMAX theatres operating in more than 35 countries.