7Some Recent European Initiatives in Digital Film Production, Distribution and Exhibition


7.1 European Digital Cinema Forum (EDCF), By John Graham

The European Digital Cinema Forum (EDCF) is the pivotal organization for all digital cinema interests in Europe.



EDCF was formed to enable the creation of a technical and business framework for the harmonious introduction of D- and E-cinema in Europe.

The EDCF represents all elements in the chain from content creators through to exhibition:

The cinema industry – including producers, distributors, exhibitors.

The industrials – manufacturers, telcos etc.

The institutions – including government bodies, film institutes, associations, etc.

Following a number of European conferences and seminars ...

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