April 7, 2011
cinema receives £30,000 upgrade as it goes fully digital
lovers in Burnham-On-Sea are celebrating this week after the town's
cinema completed a £30,000 upgrade of its second screen,
making it completely digital.
Ritz in Victoria Street has invested in a second state-of-the-art
digital projector system which will enable it to show crystal-clear
3D films and even live events, such as major sports and theatrical
owners Pat and Beryl Scott told Burnham-On-Sea.com on Thursday
that they are getting positive feedback from film fans.
said: "We're very excited about introducing a second digital
projector system, which makes The Ritz fully digital for the first
only can we offer digital 2D and 3D films, but also alternative
content, such as live opera and major sports events delivered
new projector system enables us to provide crystal clear pictures
and superb sound in our second screen. Digital is the future of
cinema and we didn't want to get left behind."
and Beryl introduced their first digital projector system last
year, as first reported here
David Pope, the director of UK operations at XDC International,
which has installed the new digital projector and content delivery
system, said this week: "The Ritz Cinema has a real community
spirit, being a family-owned business that offers a high quality
"Pat and his team have already embraced digital technology
in screen one and we are very happy to be working with them to
make The Ritz fully digital."