Should your preferred language not be available, contents will be displayed in English.
We all know that it is hard for children born in a favela to escape poverty. The Favela Creative Program aims to offer young, deprived people new opportunities, by introducing them to social and cultural events. The Cine Teatro Eduardo Coutinho, named after one of the best Brazilian filmmaker and documentarians, is the very first initiative of the program. Open from Fridays to Tuesdays, from 11am onwards, the cinema welcomes students and residents aged 65 or older of 16 communities in the Manguinhos neighborhood at a discounted price. To provide them with the very best cinema experience, the Cine Teatro is equipped with state-of-the-art technology, including Barco’s DP2K-23B projector.
On 26 June last, the State Culture Secretary officially inaugurated the cinema. 202 children filled the brand-new theater to see the opening film, the Brazilian movie ‘Amazon’. 70% of them had never seen a film on the big screen before and were amazed to experience the 3D feeling. Barco was happy to help bring the magic of movies to life for this enthusiastic audience!
5 Views - Technical Training
Moreover, do you remember that other social inclusion project that Barco sponsors in Brazil? In 2011 and 2013 we provided classes about digital cinema projection and supplied digital cinema equipment and technology to the ‘5 Views – Technical Training in Audiovisual’ program, which serves the poor communities in Rio de Janeiro. Read the related newsroom and short reference story.
Ultra-bright DLP Barco Alchemy Cinema projector for ...
5 Views - Technical Training in Audiovisual
22 February 2011
3059 Premiere ParkwayDuluth, GA 30097United States
3078 Prospect Park DriveRancho Cordova, CA 95670United States
600 Bellbrook Avenue Xenia, OH 45385United States
24 Oct 2014
Great design is timeless
27 Oct 2014 - 30 Oct 20143555 S Ocean Drive - USA