Beijing- June 8th, 2018- IMAX
China Holding, Inc. (HKSE:1970) today announced that Animal World will be digitally remastered into the
IMAX® 3D format and released in IMAX® theatres across
China on June 29. The film is produced by Shanghai RUYI Film&TV Production
Co., Ltd., Shanghai Fire Dragon Guo Film&TV Production Co., Ltd., Horgos
Youth Enlight Pictures Co., Ltd, Shanghai Tencent Pictures Cultural Diffusion
Co., Ltd, Horgos Jixiang Films Co., Ltd. An exclusive IMAX poster for the film
was released today to announce the partnership.
Directed and written by Yan Han, Animal World features Yifeng Li as the leading role, and specially stars Michael Douglas and Dongyu Zhou. The story of the film is about a young man named Kaisi Zheng, who is regarded as a loser in career and has an ailing mother, decides to participate in a mysterious game on a cruise, in an attempt to pay off his millions-yuan debt and make a better life for his family. The seemingly simple game turned out to be a Colosseum where the selfishness and greediness in humanity are revealed, and Zheng has to struggle throughout this self- redemption path.
The IMAX 3D release of Animal World will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience® with proprietary IMAX DMR® (Digital Re-mastering) technology. The crystal-clear images, coupled with IMAX's customized theatre geometry and powerful digital audio, create a unique environment that will make audiences feel as if they are in the movie.