SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NanoTech Entertainment (OTCPINK: NTEK), a pioneer in bringing the 4K Ultra HD experience to consumers, announced today that UltraFlix™, NanoTech's 4K Ultra HD network, has been granted the distribution rights to add 19 additional documentaries originally produced for IMAX® and other Giant Screen Theaters to the 15 titles previously announced. Under the agreement, UltraFlix will enable consumers to enjoy cinema-quality UHD TV viewing of these epic theatrical releases from the comfort of their own homes.
With the addition of the made-for-IMAX films, UltraFlix now offers subscribers nearly 375 hours of crystal clear 4K content, reinforcing its lead as the source for the world's largest and most diverse library of 4K VOD content. To appeal to a broad audience, venues ranging from sci-fi, action/thriller, comedy, drama and family movies to extreme sports videos, concerts, TV shows, special events and moving murals. UltraFlix also offers 100 hours of free content.
The large-format films that will be available on UltraFlix by this fall will include:
- Africa: The Serengeti
- Amazing Journeys
- Dinosaurs Alive!
- Dinosaurs: Giants of Patagonia
- Magic Journey to Africa
- Mysteries of the Great Lakes
- Wild Ocean
- Zion Canyon: Treasure of the Gods
- Kilimanjaro: To the Roof of Africa
- Australia: Land Beyond Time
- The Living Sea
- India: Kingdom of the Tiger
- Hurricane on the Bayou
- Magic of Flight
- At least one more "IMAX" title TBD
4K Studios, a NanoTech subsidiary, will use its proprietary post-production film processing technology to deliver films originally captured on 70MM film to consumers in streaming digital 4K Ultra HD over internet connections that are available today.
Global Head of Distribution & Corporate Vice President of the Sony Corporation, Discovery Communications and IMAX Corporation joint venture, Rod Riegel, of NanoTech's Content Advisory Board added, "The proprietary post-production film processing technology we use produces visually stunning, razor-sharp UHD results with an astonishing level of detail. IMAX features are typically top-grossing films and have received numerous Academy Award® nominations. We're excited to offer this kind of marquee entertainment at an unmatched level of 4K quality to consumers."
"As the leading provider of streaming 4K VOD content, UltraFlix is becoming the 4K delivery solution of choice for consumers on a wide variety of platforms, including our own award-winning Nuvola™ NP-1 as well as many next-generation set top boxes and Smart TVs," said Aaron Taylor, NanoTech's Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing. "We're committed to maintaining that lead and expanding our presence among hardware manufacturers."
UltraFlix, the world's first dedicated 4K Ultra HD network, is available now on NanoTech's award-winning Nuvola™ NP-1 streaming 4K Ultra HD media player and will be available on a variety of other 4K Ultra HD devices and TV's later this year.
About NanoTech Entertainment
Headquartered in San Jose, CA NanoTech Entertainment is a technology company that focuses on all aspects of the entertainment industry. With six technology business units, focusing on 3D, Gaming, Media & IPTV, Mobile Apps, and Manufacturing, the company has a unique business model. The company has a diverse portfolio of products and technology. NanoTech Gaming Labs operates as a virtual manufacturer, developing its technology and games, and licensing them to third parties for manufacturing and distribution in order to keep its overhead extremely low and operations efficient in the new global manufacturing economy. NanoTech Media develops proprietary technology which it licenses to publishers for use in their products as well as creating and publishing unique content. NanoTech Media Technology includes the world's first 4K Ultra HD streaming solution. NanoTech Communications develops and sells proprietary apps and technology in the Mobile and Consumer space. Clear Memories is the global leader in 3D ice carving and manufacturing technology. 4K Studios creates digital 4K Ultra HD content using both licensed materials as well as original productions. NanoTech is redefining the role of developers and manufacturers in the global market. More information about NanoTech Entertainment and its products can be found on the web at www.nanotechent.com.
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