As a student-run film society, Flix is extremely grateful to the following organisations who have provided time, money, expertise and equipment during the course of it's existance.
The Santander Universities network includes over 700 higher education institutions in 12 countries/territories in which Grupo Santander has retail interests - traditionally in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Spain, Uruguay and Venezuela but now in the UK, since the acquisition of Abbey Bank. Santander Universities aims to promote student and academic mobility between Latin America and Europe and also provides opportunities for member institutions to develop research, teaching and other links with each other. Santander Universities supports the FREE international film showings.
Barco, a global technology company, designs and develops visualization solutions for a variety of selected professional markets: control rooms, defense & aerospace, digital cinema, healthcare, media & entertainment and simulation & virtual reality.
Doremi Labs, established in 1985, is a leading developer and manufacturer of digital servers and format converters for the broadcast, post production and Pro A/V markets and is the world’s leader in digital cinema technology.
dcinex™ is the leading Pan-European provider of fully integrated and best in class solutions for movie operations. The company operates three business lines: Exhibitor Services, Content Services and Consulting.
Over 100 cinemas in the UK and more throughout Europe are already benefiting from LANsat™. Dispense of your consumer set-top box and forget about tuning; join the growing number of locations receiving satellite events the easy way. All you need to do is have your projector and sound on the correct inputs, and the rest is automatic.
TeamProj is a group of former Flix projectionists who have, since leaving Flix, been involved in a variety of roles in the Cinema industry. They now run seperate websites as detailed below.
Mad Cornish Projectionist
The projection company of former Flix Committee member, Peter Knight, Mad Cornish Projectionist has provided valuable training, advice and information since it's inception.
URL: PodRED Facebook Page
PodRED, run by Stephen Hilsdon, is a professional freelance projection service which assists in providing projection for cover and events. Steven has provided considerable time in projection and maintenance of the Flix cinema system.
Proji is run by Henry, another former Head Projectionist at Flix. Having worked in a number of professional cinemas, Henry now operates a technology review site.
Atack Whyte Knight Enterprises
The AWKE hosting company provides us with a valuable website and mail server that is crucial for the running of Flix.
Sound Associates was formed in 1958 to provide sound recording and dubbing services, initially as an independent consultancy, but eventually through the opening of sound recording, editing and preview facilities in Bayswater in 1966.
Founded in 1920, Cinemeccanica is one of the world`s pioneers in the production of Cinema equipment. The company based its own tradition on a long series of worldwide success. Leader in developing cinema technology, like projectors and sound equipment, Cinemeccanica is present in 90 countries.
The Jack Roe range of cinema booth supplies has been developed with over 75 years providing supplies to the industry in Europe. The full range of supplies is available to North and South America through our extensive distributor network. Please click on the links to see our supplies pages.
Dolby, Inc. is a company specialising in multichannel digital surround sound format used for both commercial/theatrical and consumer grade applications.
Digital Theater Systems, Inc. (DTS)
DTS, Inc. is a company specialising in multichannel digital surround sound format used for both commercial/theatrical and consumer grade applications.
Pearl & Dean
Pearl & Dean is a leading cinema advertising company, which provide Flix with adverts shown prior to our screenings.
The Helen Jean Cope Trust
URL: Charities Direct Profile Page
The Helen Jean Cope Trust is a Charnwood trust set up from monies received from a former Lord Mayor of Charnwood. The trust distributes funds to local charities to benefit people within the Charnwood area. The funding and support of the Helen J. Cope Trust enabled us to move to the Cope Auditorium.