ENHANCING AUDIENCE EXPERIENCE
Enhancing audience experience
TECH:SQUAD is the technical team behind Summer Nights, the UK’s largest heritage outdoor cinema festival. We produce professional mobile cinema events, indoors and outside, for audiences from 50 – 1,500 people. Our range of cinema equipment can be adapted to suit your event, from outdoor screenings, festivals and corporate promotions.
Summer Nights Film Festival
Summer Nights is a festival of outdoor film screenings in beautiful heritage locations throughout the summer. This year TechSQUAD have provided technical production to fourteen spectacular venues across the UK, all with their own unique charms. Summer Nights is organised by QUAD, Derby’s Centre for Art and Film.
20,000 people over 34 nights within a radius of 350 miles
TECH:SQUAD provide all technical production requirements across the festival, this includes simultaneous screenings every weekend across the country.
16 stunning locations
TECH:SQUAD work in partnership with National Trust, local authorities and the Royal Horticultural Society venues across the country including Attingham Park, RHS Wisley, Wollaton Hall and Belton House.
Two 15 meter wide inflatable screens
Our large inflatable Airscreens provide a seamless film presentation complimenting the stunning stately homes, this method creates minimal disruption to the venues day to day operation.
Our mobile set up is certified professional cinema technology used within cinemas internationally including DCI compliant projection equipment capable of playing Digital Cinema Packages, Inspired Audio line array PA system and the 12m x 6m inflatable Airscreen.
Our primary projector is the Barco DP2000 cinema projector coupled with the Dolby Show player for DCP playback. With 20K lumens of brightness and 2048 x 1080 resolution this projector offers the perfect cinema experience with stunning image clarity.
TechSQUAD have been using the premium inflatable screen company Airscreen for over 8 years. We have a variety of sizes available ranging from the Nano 3.5m x 3m to the classic 12m x 6m. Using these screens provides a slick simple set up with minimal distraction to what’s on the screen.
Sound is half the image, Our PA is the Inspired Audio Optima 5 line array system coupled with 4 x 18 inch subs to achieve the classic cinema rumble. Couple this with our iPad controlled mixing desk we have a visually discrete sound system with no need for mixing desks in front of the screen, even when sound engineering live entertainment.
Switches & Scalers
Our bespoke A/V rack accommodates all kinds of pre-show content such as slideshows and trailers, we can seamlessly switch between alternative content and the main feature. Our Kramer VP729 Or Barco ACS-2048 Offer first class video scaling and switching.