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Eutelsat offers 3D viewing of FIFA in cinemas across Europe

Wednesday 7 July 2010 | 12:09 CET | News
Satellite operator Eutelsat Communications has optimised the FIFA World Cup as a commercial platform for 3D viewing in cinemas across Europe. Seventeen of the 60 matches played so far in South Africa have been transmitted in 3D through Eutelsat satellites and shown on 50-foot cinema screens in nineteen countries, including France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Russia, Poland, Nordic countries and the Baltics. The four semi-final and final matches will also be broadcast in 3D, with cinemas in additional countries, such as the Netherlands, taking the signal. Eutelsat calculates that over 250 hours of

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Eutelsat / Fransat / GlobeCast / TF1
Countries: Europe
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