Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Sholay is expected to release in 3D in 2012 | The News Tribe- By: Sanna Nasser Sheikh
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Mumbai: Ramesh Sippy’s Sholay, the most popular film in the industry of the bollywood, is expected to hit theaters again! But this time this film has been released in all new formats 3D.
The enormous star cast and dialogues of Sholay have had an excessive impact over audience across all generations, which is one of the major reasons why the film is coming in 3D.
Producer-director Ketan Mehta’s high tech effects ‘Maya Digital Studios, has been deliberated the bond of releasing Sholay in 3D. The senior director at the studio Frank Foster will lead the project. It is decided that due to technical restraints, among all the scenes most of the action sequences will be in 3D.
This movie which is over three hours will be the longest movie to be converted into 3D.
Foster has confessed that transforming this 35 year old movie that is not color corrected from 2D to 3D is a very thought-provoking task. When movies normally have 2000 shots, Sholay had about 5000 shots that need to be boosted for better visual effects.