Roger Pollock Joins IMAX as Head of International Film Marketing

LOS ANGELES, May 16, 2013 /CNW/ - IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) 
today announced the appointment of Roger Pollock to the newly created role of 
Head of International Film Marketing.  In this role, which will be based at 
the Company's Entertainment headquarters in Santa Monica, Pollock will be 
responsible for directing the international marketing strategy and execution 
for IMAX DMR releases. 
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A highly experienced film industry executive, Pollock was most recently 
Executive Vice President, International Distribution and Operations for 
London-based Paramount Pictures International. Previously, he was Senior Vice 
President and head of EMEA for United International Pictures. 
"Roger is a pro in every sense – he's smart, talented, organized and 
creative," said Greg Foster, Chairman and President, IMAX Entertainment. 
"We're excited to have him join our company and look forward to benefiting 
from his experience and multifaceted relationships with studios, filmmakers 
and exhibitors as we increase our focus on tailoring our programming for 
specific international markets." 
"I am delighted to join IMAX at a time when the IMAX footprint continues to 
expand internationally," said Pollock. "The upcoming IMAX slate of 
blockbusters is testament to the strong relationships the company has forged 
with major studios and most revered filmmakers around the world. I am eager to 
build on the amazing success they've created and look forward to leveraging my 
International film industry experience to explore strategic initiatives that 
integrate the international marketing activities for the company." 
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 March 31, 2013, there were 738 
IMAX theatres (606 commercial multiplexes, 19 commercial destinations and 113 
institutions) in 53 countries. 
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Experience®, The IMAX Experience® and IMAX Is Believing® are trademarks of 
IMAX Corporation. More information about the Company can be found at 
www.imax.com. You may also connect with IMAX on Facebook 
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This press release contains forward looking statements that are based on IMAX 
management's assumptions and existing information and involve certain risks 
and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from 
future results expressed or implied by such forward looking statements. These 
risks and uncertainties are discussed in IMAX's most recent Annual Report on 
Form 10-K and most recent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. 
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