Cinépolis strengthens its foothold in Chandigarh
Cinépolis, the world’s 4th largest and India’s 1st international exhibitor enhances the movie-watching experience of cinema lovers in Chandigarh with the launch of its new property in TDI Mall. This is the second Cinépolis property in the best planned city of the country after Fun Cinemas in Fun Republic Mall. With the launch of this three-screen property, Cinépolis will reach a count of 218 operational screens in India.
The multiplex has 223, 209, 209 seats across three screens, totalling to 641 seats.
Cinema-goers in Chandigarh are now in for an even more elevated experience as they delve into their favorite films. The biggest screen of the multiplex is equipped with Dolby Atmos sound system that delivers most immersive surround sound. Another exciting innovation is strategic tie-up with Real-D®. This awe-inspiring and world’s most widely-deployed 3-D technology offers viewers a most enchanting 3-D movie-watching experience.
Commenting on the launch Mr. Javier Sotomayor, Managing Director, Cinépolis India said, “We are committed to the ambitious expansion plans for Cinépolis. The new property is in line with our target of reaching a total screen count of 400 by 2017. We want to take the superlative cinematic experience that Cinépolis offers across the length and breadth of India and enable more and more viewers to heighten the pleasure they take in this form of entertainment.”
Mr. Ashish Shukla, Director Expansion said, “North India is a core focus area for us at Cinépolis. Cinema lovers here are highly discerning and are well-exposed to the best movie watching experiences across the globe. We already have a robust niche in North India and our first property in Chandigarh under the Fun Cinemas brand name has a large and loyal customer base. With the launch of the Cinépolis multiplex, we have further cemented our strong presence in the vibrant union territory.”
Mr. Devang Sampat, Business Head – Strategy, Cinépolis India shared, “The newly unveiled three-screen Cinépolis property will offer the most superb experience to our patrons. With the best of technology backing the multiplex, from Dolby Atmos to Real D 3-D, the new screens promise to raise the bar for the way residents of Chandigarh have been relishing their movie going experience! ”
Mr. Deepak Nayyar, CEO, TDI Group, “We are excited to partner with an International Multiplex brand as respected as Cinépolis. Located at Commercial Hub of Chandigarh, we offer most advanced cinema-watching experience and variety of Food & Beverage options to the patrons. This is surely the best place to watch movies in the city and are expecting heavy footfall and look forward to the long-term patronage of Chandigarh residents.”
Cinépolis India currently has operations in Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Pune, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Surat, Jaipur, Bhopal, Patna, Thane, Kochi, Vijayawada, Vadodara, Amritsar, Ludhiana, Bhatinda, Ambala, Panipat, Ghaziabad, Mangalore, Hubli, Kota, Gwalior, Coimbatore, Khanna, Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Ghaziabad and Ranchi.