Cinema Park Adds Four IMAX® Theatres To Circuit In Russia

Largest Exhibitor in Russia Builds on Success of Existing IMAX® Theatres with 
Agreement 
NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2012 /CNW/ - IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and 
Cinema Park, an exhibition chain owned by Profmedia, Russia's largest media 
holding company, today announced an agreement to install four IMAX(®) 
theatres across Russia. Under the terms of the agreement, the exhibitor will 
open the theatres in new construction projects in regional markets including 
the cities of Novokuznetz and Kemerovo.  The deal brings Cinema Park's total 
IMAX commitment to 26 theatres, further strengthening its position as the 
largest IMAX exhibitor in EMEA. 
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"The expansion of our partnership with IMAX is a direct result of the success 
we've experienced with our current IMAX theatres, which represent some of the 
top-performing sites in our circuit," said Sergei Kitin, General Director of 
Cinema Park. "The demand for IMAX among Russian audiences continues to grow 
and we're delighted to offer even more patrons the most immersive movie-going 
experience available." 
"Today's announcement underscores the opportunity we continue to realize 
across Russia – one of IMAX's strongest and fastest-growing markets 
globally," said Andrew Cripps, President, IMAX EMEA. "We value our strategic 
partnership with Cinema Park, whose exceptional brand recognition and in-depth 
understanding of regional markets has helped to accelerate our growth in 
Russia." 
About Cinema Park 
Cinema Park, the largest exhibition chain in Russia, was founded by ProfMedia 
group and launched its first multiplex in 2004. The company leads Russia's 
cinema industry with the highest number of screens and rate of digital 
conversion and is also Europe's largest IMAX(®) partner (13 screens 
operational). CINEMA PARK operates 27 cinemas (181 of their 255 screens are 
3D-capable) in 15 cities throughout the country. For more information, please 
visit www.cinemapark.ru. 
About IMAX Corporation 
IMAX, an innovator in entertainment technology, combines proprietary software, 
architecture and equipment to create experiences that take you beyond the edge 
of your seat to a world you've never imagined. Top filmmakers and studios are 
utilizing IMAX theatres to connect with audiences in extraordinary ways, and, 
as such, IMAX's network is among the most important and successful theatrical 
distribution platforms for major event films around the globe. 
IMAX is headquartered in New York, Toronto and Los Angeles, with offices in 
London, Tokyo, Shanghai and Beijing.  As of Sept. 30, 2012, there were 689 
IMAX theatres (556 commercial multiplex, 20 commercial destination and 113 
institutional) in 52 countries. 
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