Kinepolis France increases its majority stake in Forum Kinepolis Nimes to 100%

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Kinepolis France, one of the subsidiaries of Kinepolis Group, is increasing its majority shareholding in Forum Kinepolis Nimes from 79.92% to 100%. Forum Kinepolis Nimes is the operating company behind the Kinepolis-cinema in Nimes (12 screens, 2,928 seats) and the downtown Forum cinema (4 screens, 465 seats).

Kinepolis France thereby takes over the remaining shares from the Martin-Baloge family. Kinepolis Group would like to thank the Martin-Baloge family for their cooperation and their many years of dedication.

About Kinepolis

Kinepolis Group NV was formed in 1997 as a result of the merger of two family-run cinema groups and was listed on the stock exchange in 1998. Kinepolis offers an innovative cinema concept which serves as a pioneering model within the industry. In addition to its cinema business, the Group is also active in film distribution, event organization, screen publicity and property management.

In Europe, Kinepolis Group NV has 53 cinemas spread across Belgium, the Netherlands, France, Spain, Luxembourg, Switzerland and Poland. Since the acquisition of the Canadian movie theatre group 'Landmark Cinemas' in December 2017, Kinepolis also operates 44 cinemas in Canada.

In total, Kinepolis Group currently operates 97 cinemas (45 of which it owns) worldwide, with a total of 884 screens and more than 175,000 seats. Including the acquired Canadian organization, Kinepolis employs 3,800 people, all committed to giving millions of visitors an unforgettable movie experience.

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Kinepolis Group NV
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