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Azcar Acquires Matchframe Video

(October 01, 2009)
DMN Newswire--2009-10-1--AZCAR Technologies Incorporated has acquired a controlling interest in Matchframe Video, LLC of Burbank, California. Matchframe Video is a well established full-service media company serving motion picture, television and multimedia clients.

It is our intent to quickly build Matchframe Video into a center of excellence for creation and distribution of all forms of media, says Gavin Schutz, President and COO of AZCAR. We intend to provide these services to mid-level or smaller clients who currently are not able to be serviced by the large, ?factory based postproduction facilities. By having access to AZCARs deep technical resources, Matchframe will be able to provide very sophisticated media services optimized to our clients specific needs.

Were going to focus on our customers ? and solutions to their media content needs, says Marvin Rich, CEO of Matchframe. AZCAR specializes in building high-technology based  content manufacturing and repurposing facilities. This will give our clients access to sophisticated technologies and workflows by providing them with innovative and cost effective media content programming solutions. . Our emphasis will be on customer service and technical excellence. .

By gaining access to AZCARs  sophisticated engineering, workflow management, consulting and system design services, Matchframe will provide a complete range of content management services such as library management, content manufacturing and repurposing, and disaster recovery to its global client base, as well as transport and delivery services. This will allow Matchframe to expand into new markets.

We will continue to provide the highest level of episodic television and studio media services, says Rich. We will also be providing a full range of new media services including media preparation, metadata and asset management, hosting, transport and delivery of new media content.

Matchframe Video has been a staple in the Hollywood postproduction community for over 25 years. The company started out with two offline bays and has developed into a full-service, high-definition facility, providing clients with a wide variety of workflows and finishing solutions for projects shot on film, data, RED camera, HD and standard definition. Matchframes expanding services include Avid and  Final Cut Pro rentals, online, audio, telecine, visual effects and graphics, file-based technologies (encoding, transcoding and file management) and digital restoration, as well as DVD and Blu-ray mastering and all duplication.

AZCAR is an independent technology integration company providing the broadcast and communications industries with value-driven solutions, consulting, engineering, systems design, integration, project management and the supply of related materials and equipment.  The stock trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol: AZZ.

Except for historical information, this news release may contain certain forward looking statements.  Forward looking statements are statements that are not historical facts and are subject to a variety of risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, level of activity and performance to be materially different from the Companys expectations and projections.

More information can be obtained by contacting Marvin Rich at (818) 840-6800, email:


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