‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets’ Projection in Light Vibes – A World Premiere Only in CGR Movie Theaters


For the release of VALERIAN and the City of a Thousand Planets on July 26, EuropaCorp, founded by Luc Besson, joined the CGR Cinemas group for a world exclusive screening of the movie using the Light Vibes technology.

The Light Vibes technology developed by Philips Lighting is a new and innovative technical solution delivering a breakthrough visual immersion in theaters.

LightVibes is a revolutionary innovation that delivers compelling, subtle ambient lighting to viewers peripheral field of vision by using Luminous Textiles LED panels in the screening room.

CGR Cinemas Group, third largest cinema operator in France and partner of Philips Lighting, will present a world premiere of VALERIAN and the City of a Thousand Planets in LightVibes, screened in its 20 immersive movie theatres, featuring this new visual technology.

Jocelyn Bouyssy, CEO of CGR Cinemas Group, is proud to present the movie VALERIAN and the City of a Thousand Planets especially in ICE by CGR premium immersive movie theatres: “The collaboration with EuropaCorp and Philips represents an unprecedented step in the continuous improvements of the cinematic experience offered to all CGR cinemas moviegoers. The screening of the movie VALERIAN and the City of a Thousand Planets in LightVibes in our ICE by CGR theaters with the most advanced 4K laser projection technology, Dolby Atmos sound and optimum comfort, will provide the audience a unique and total connection with the key element of cinema: the movie itself.”