"This strategic alliance with a world class research and development imaging laboratory will enable Panavision to transition its expertise in optics and imaging system engineering for the motion picture and television
industries into a variety of new business areas with digital imaging technology requirements," said John Galt, senior vice president, Panavision's Advanced Digital Imaging Group.
The Alliance of Motion Picture and Television
Producers (AMPTP) negotiates contracts for more than 200 studios and production companies.
At its 7/12 meeting, the SAG-AFTRA National Board voted overwhelmingly to approve the tentative agreement reached with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television
Producers, and is recommending ratification by members.
The lawsuit was filed by Marvin Rosenblum, a Chicago attorney who acquired the motion picture and television
rights to "1984" from Orwell's estate.
Founding equity partner Delphi Studios Inc., co-founded by Hart and Mark Coelho, is an award-winning motion picture and television
design firm whose clients have included: VH-1, MTV Networks, Cable News Network, CBS Television Network.