Who we are

Soho Digital Cinema provides the film industry with digital cinema mastering and distribution services. We strive to provide film makers and distributors with highest quality digital cinema encoding possible. Our work is produced to the highest quality control standards and is trusted by the world's biggest film distributors.

SDC take care of every step in the D-Cinema content supply chain, including encoding DCPs (Digital Cinema Packages), digital delivery to cinemas, hard drive replication, international distribution and 24 hour KDM (Key Delivery Message) support.

We use industry standard equipment in every step of our process, utilising cutting edge technologies such as DVS Clipster for encoding DCPs, and Dolby / Doremi servers for Quality Control checks. We are capable of mastering to 2K, 4K, 3D, High Frame Rate and Dolby Atmos all to the latest SMPTE DCP standards.

For cinema distribution, we offer our revolutionary cloud based digital cinema distribution platform "Screenfast". We are backed up by 24 hour KDM support and full on-site QC in DCI compliant screening rooms, we offer one of the most complete encoding and distribution services known to the film industry.

SDC is open from 09.30am to 6.00pm UK time, Monday to Friday. Please feel free to visit.

Our Staff

David Margolis
Founder & CEO
David is a digital cinema specialist with 12 years post-production experience, He started SDC in 2008, then known as ExpressDCP, with the aim of making digital cinema distribution accessible to all film makers. Soho Digital Cinema has been growing steadily ever since.
Tim Baxter
Client Relations Director
Tim oversees our new business customers and also manages our current clients. A film industry stalwart for over 25 years he has garnered a vast knowledge in a variety of sectors including distribution, cinema, VFX and post production.
Michelle Rhodes
Michelle provides administrative support to the office and the team. She has 17 years experience in the cinema industry in management and projection roles which has given her a wide knowledge of digital cinema and great organisational skills.