It’s OK that you’re going to this new technology, but I really want that seven seconds of darkness to happen before the movie starts,’ because that’s one of the unintended consequences of our old system. When you turn on a 35 mm projector, they don’t turn on the picture and the sound until 7 1/3 seconds has elapsed since you pushed the button. So that means at the beginning of the movie, you push the button to start the movie — it’s totally dark for 7 1/3 seconds. And that’s something that digital stuff probably doesn’t need.
May not need it… but probably should keep doing it. At 7 1/3 seconds… it’s a silent “vine.”