February 18, 2013
By Melody Uy
Kortrijk, Belgium – Following its recent alliance with Dreamworks Animation, Barco announced the release of The Croods in the revolutionary Auro 11.1 by Barco cinema sound format. The new DreamWorks Animation movie was screened in Auro 11.1 at the CineStar Sony Center at Berlinale over the weekend.
“The Croods is the second movie featured in our agreement with DreamWorks Animation to mix their feature films in the Auro 11.1 cinema sound format. This brings the number of confirmed movies mixed in Auro 11.1 for 2013 to four,” said Brian Claypool, senior director of strategic business development at Barco. “Thanks to DreamWorks, CineStar and the Berlinale, moviegoers will be totally immersed in the movie with the most natural sound possible, when they see The Croods.”