"BELPHEGOR: PHANTOM OF THE LOUVRE" is coming soon in theaters on DSR™ Digital Film Servers

Shanghai,China (March 5, 2003) – GDC Technology Ltd’s DSR™ Digital Film Agile Encoder has been selected to encode the French movie “BELPHEGOR: PHANTOM OF THE LOUVRE” for its digital delivery and screening in China. This is China’s first foreign movie to be released in digital cinema theatres only. This horror fantasy feature film casts the famous French star Sophie Marceau and Frederic Diefenthal and is directed by Jean-Paul Salome. Its suspense filled plot is believed to bring good box office to the digital cinema theatres. The movie will be screened in the digital cinemas in Shanghai using GDC’s DSR™ Digital Film Servers which is the only MPEG2 digital film server capable of delivery 4:2:2 colour space to the audience. The rich colour processing capability of DSR™ Server brings to the audience the best image quality available thus providing the audience with better visual entertainment and theater experience.


Owing to its superior image quality, security and rich customized options, DSR™ Digital Film Server has established itself in the digital cinema field. GDC Technology’s DSR™ Encoder and Servers were used in Texas Instruments’ 2K prototype demonstrations at Entertainment Technology Center’s Digital Cinema Lab, Hollywood (February 2003) and ShoWest, Las Vegas (March 2003). DSR™ Digital Film Server is now capable of delivering 2K motion pictures to the DLP Cinema 2K projector.


GDC Technology has also launched a new DSR™ Z Server for pre-show entertainment and electronic cinema applications at ShoWest 2003.


GDC Technology is demonstrating its full-range of products at ShoWest 2003 (Booth #1226) in Las Vegas and boosting further development and innovations in digital cinema industry.


For More Information, please contact:
Hong Kong:
Ms. Raina Lodha
GDC Technology Limited
Fax. +852 2579 1131
Email: [email protected]

Ms. Sharmir Qin
IDMT (Shenzhen) Limited
Fax. +86 (755) 2655 7677
Email: [email protected]

Ms. Sharon Ang
GDC Technology Private Ltd
Fax. +65 6222 1089
Email: [email protected]