by Priya Jadhav
New Delhi, 06th September 2019: Teachers play a critical role in shaping each generation and need to be acknowledged for their relentless efforts. On the special occasion of Teacher's Day, Cinépolis, India’s 1st International and the world’s 2nd largest movie theatre circuit organised a special movie screening of the most awaited action film of the year, ‘Saaho’ for teachers.
Teachers from multiple schools were welcomed at the Cinépolis theatre with a red-carpet making the event a memorable experience. The screening was accompanied with fun activities including a specially designed photo-booth. All the teachers were gifted a printed photograph from the event as a memento.
Speaking on the occasion, Devang Sampat, Deputy CEO, Cinépolis India said, “Teachers are always seen taking care of their students and managing their responsibilities at school. Cinépolis wanted to take this opportunity of honouring teachers by gifting them an enjoyable afternoon, full of fun and entertainment. Through the screening of the action thriller ‘Saaho’ we wanted to make Teacher’s Day a memorable one for them with a complete package of action, thrill, romance- the best a cinema can offer.”
About Cinépolis India :Cinépolis India is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cinépolis and is the 1st international exhibitor in India. The company currently operates 383 screens under the brand names of Cinépolis, Cinépolis VIP, and Fun Cinemas. Cinépolis operates India’s biggest Megaplex – 15 Screen Multiplex in Pune and has brought innovative concepts to exhibition Industry in India. Cinépolis also offers multi-benefit loyalty program- ‘Club Cinépolis’, to enhance customer experience and increase loyalty. Club Cinépolis offers free registration, earning and burning of points, invite to pre-screening of movies and star visits. Cinépolis India has been awarded with “Most Admired Retail Launch” in 2010, “Most Admired Retailer – Innovation” in 2011, “Fastest Growing Multiplex Chain” in 2015, “IMAGES Most Admired Retailer – Entertainment” in 2015, “DLP CineAsia Marketing Achievement Award” in 2015, ‘Best Marketing Campaign of the Year’ award at the Making of Developed India awards 2017. In 2018 Cinépolis has been awarded with ‘Best Multiplex – West’, ‘Best Multiplex – South’ and ‘Fastest Growing Chain’ at the Global awards for Retail Excellence. In 2018, Cinépolis India has been awarded with “Most Trusted Brand of the Year” at Big Cine Expo 2018 and Images Most Admired Retailer – Entertainment at Indian Retail Forum 2018.
About Cinépolis :Cinépolis was founded in Mexico in the city of Morelia, Michoacán in 1971. Today it has positioned itself as the world’s 2nd largest movie theater circuit in attendance, operating 884 cinema complexes, 6593 screens and over 1.2M seats across 18 countries worldwide. It was the first cinema exhibitor in the world to pioneer the concept of luxury movie theatres, establishing the first luxury theatre experience in 1999 in Mexico City. Cinépolis aspires to provide its guests with the best overall experience in film entertainment and employs a global workforce of more than 39,370 people to support its mission. Cinépolis plans to continue to revolutionize the industry for years to come.